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M5.5 earthquake - 39km W of Ahar, Iran, Wednesday, 7 November 2012 at 06:26 (GMT)
Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - 39km W of Ahar, Iran on Wednesday, 7 November 2012
Date & time: Wed, 7 Nov 06:26:33 UTC Local time at epicenter: Wed, 7 Nov 2012 10:26 (Asia/Tehran) Magnitude: 5.5 Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.4721°N / 46.6126°E [Map] Nearest volcano: Sahand (82 km) Primary data source: USGS
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
Tabriz (Iran) (77 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It was 7.30 A.M. ( local time ) , I was sleeping and it made me wake up , but this time I didn't go outside because these earthquakes are usual and normal here these days !!
by the way : really thanks for your amazing and up2date website , our local earthquake reporter website has a long delay and I always check new earthquakes from your website . (via EMSC)
Tabriz (Iran) (77 km SW from epicenter)(no details): it woke me up this morning, and lasted for a noticable time. (via EMSC)
Salmās (Iran) (43 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I was slept (at the end of my dream! :D ) and suddenly the shaking of Earthquacke wich was like an explosion began and lasted for nearly 15 seconds or maybe over! (via EMSC)
Salmās (Iran) (27 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I was sitting at my chair writing testimony on first felt and heavier one (~34 minutes earlier with magnitude of 5.2 at 38.55 N - 44.98 E) and suddenly felt some explosion like noise (which was of low tune, by the way) followed by shaking! It was hard to miss and rather small to cause any major damage to where I live! (via EMSC)
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