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Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake in Iran

This Science Feature can be found at: http://www.usgs.gov/blogs/features/usgs_top_story/magnitude-6-3-earthquake-in-iran/

 

Map of the April 9, 2013 earthquake southeast of Bandar Bushehr, Iran.

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck southeast of Bandar Bushehr, Iran, on April 9, 2013 at 11:52:50 UTC.

Visit the USGS event page on this earthquake.

For an estimate of the earthquake’s impact, visit the USGS Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) website.

Read additional earthquake information for Iran.

If you felt this earthquake, report your experience on the “USGS Did You Feel It?” website for this event.

Learn more about the USGS Earthquake Hazards Program.