Date: May 10, 1997 Time: 7:57:33
Location: 33.9N 59.8E
Depth: 33 Km Magnitude: 7.3MN
At least 2,400 people killed, 6,000 injured, 40,000 homeless, extensive damage and landslides in the Birjand-Qayen area. Five people killed and some damage in the Herat area, Afghanistan. Felt in the Kerman, Khorasan, Semnan, Sistan va Baluchestan and Yazd regions of Iran.