7.1 magnitude earthquake 56 km from Qā’en, Khorāsān-e Jonūbī, Iran

1979-11-27 17:10:32 UTC

UTC time: Tuesday, November 27, 1979 17:10 PM
Your time: 1979-11-27T17:10:32Z
Magnitude Type: ms
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1979-11-27 17:10:32 UTC at 17:10
November 27, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.962, 59.726
56.2 km from Qā’en (35.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 10 km

Aftershocks:
B

4.6 magnitude earthquake

1979-11-27 17:35:50 UTC at 17:35
November 27, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.261, 60.025
87.2 km from Tāybād (54.2 miles)

Northeastern Iran

Depth: 10 km

C

4.6 magnitude earthquake

1979-11-27 18:04:58 UTC at 18:04
November 27, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.968, 59.474
37.2 km from Qā’en (23.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 10 km

D

4.4 magnitude earthquake

1979-11-27 20:00:15 UTC at 20:00
November 27, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.028, 59.541
46.2 km from Qā’en (29.2 miles)

Northeastern Iran

Depth: 10 km

E

4.3 magnitude earthquake

1979-11-27 20:48:24 UTC at 20:48
November 27, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.902, 59.9
69.2 km from Qā’en (42.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 10 km

F

4.4 magnitude earthquake

1979-11-27 23:14:55 UTC at 23:14
November 27, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.778, 59.378
18.2 km from Qā’en (11.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 10 km

G

4.7 magnitude earthquake

1979-11-28 03:56:50 UTC at 03:56
November 28, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.3, 60.066
81.2 km from Tāybād (50.2 miles)

Northeastern Iran

Depth: 10 km

H

4.2 magnitude earthquake

1979-11-28 11:55:51 UTC at 11:55
November 28, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.022, 59.701
57.2 km from Qā’en (36.2 miles)

Northeastern Iran

Depth: 10 km

I

4.2 magnitude earthquake

1979-11-28 12:12:02 UTC at 12:12
November 28, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.07, 59.46
45.2 km from Qā’en (28.2 miles)

Northeastern Iran

Depth: 10 km

J

4.0 magnitude earthquake

1979-11-28 16:38:41 UTC at 16:38
November 28, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.033, 59.312
35.2 km from Qā’en (22.2 miles)

Northeastern Iran

Depth: 10 km