Puneet Varma

2012 Zohan earthquake

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Origin time  20:38:12 (UTC+03.30)
Depth  14.4 km (8.9 mi)
Max. intensity  VI (Strong)
Magnitude  5.8 Mw
Areas affected  Iran
2012 Zohan earthquake
Date  December 5, 2012 (2012-12-05)

The 2012 Zohan earthquake occurred on December 5 at 20:38 IRST with a moment magnitude of 5.8 and a maximum perceived intensity of VI (Strong) on the Mercalli intensity scale. The shock occurred near the city of Zohan, Qayen and Birjand in South Khorasan Province, Iran. It struck 42 km ESE from Qayen. At least 8 people were killed and 23 people were injured.

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2012 Zohan earthquake Wikipedia


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