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Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Iran-Iraq Border Region on Wednesday, 15 October 2014

Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Iran-Iraq Border Region on Wednesday, 15 October 2014

Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake  - Iran-Iraq Border Region on Wednesday, 15 October 2014
Oct 15 14:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.4 to 5.8.
Date & time: Wednesday, 15 October 2014 13:35 UTC
Magnitude: 5.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.62°N / 47.84°E (Iran)
Nearest volcano: Damavand (536 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 3.2*10^13 J (8.78 GWh / 7558 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 15 Oct 2014
Wed, 15 Oct 13:35 UTCM 5.8 / 10 km IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGIONEMSC
Wed, 15 Oct 13:35 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km51km ESE of Dehloran, IranUSGS
Wed, 15 Oct 13:35 UTCM 5.6 / 10 kmESE of Dehloran, IranGeoAu

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(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Shushtar / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt like on a big boat with moderate waves and kind of seasick
ahvaz / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Ahvaz (Iran) (158 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I thing it was in iran iraq border region as the last one was (via EMSC)
Shush (Iran) (58 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I feel. (via EMSC)
Shush (Iran) (58 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I feel this quake. (via EMSC)
Ahvaz (Iran) (163 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Seat on the bench that feel the earthquake. (via EMSC)

 

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