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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Western Iran on Wednesday, 20 December 2017

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.2 quake: Iran-Iraq Border Region on Sun, 12 Nov 18h18, which had occurred 5 weeks earlier.
Light mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Western Iran on Wednesday, 20 December 2017
Date & time: Wednesday, 20 December 2017 20:22 UTC
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.51°N / 46.24°E (Iran)
Nearest volcano: Sahand (361 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5*10^11 J (139 MWh / 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 20 Dec 2017
Wed, 20 Dec 20:22 UTCM 4.6 / 80 kmWESTERN IRANEMSC
Wed, 20 Dec 20:22 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km- 31km W of Javanrud, IranUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Tehran (490.8 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
tehran (498.3 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Parand (440.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
marivan (111.3 km N from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
tehran / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Narmak teheran / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
tehran / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Qom / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bett und Lampen haben mehrfach gewackelt. Befürchten ein Nachbeben.
(487.7 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(478.2 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Hamedan / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(210.7 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Khalid_sulemaniyap (136.1 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
استان ایلام...Elam....iran.. (100 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): در استان ایلام احساس شد (via app)
(Iraq) (119 km NW from epicenter)(no details): This will be happend agian (via EMSC)
Gilan Gharb (Iran) (49 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It is very hard earthquake, I'm very bad fell,, thanks for your website. Very Excellent (via EMSC)
Erbil (Iraq) (289 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Today at 2350 in erbil iraq (via EMSC)
Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (150 km NW from epicenter)(no details): بدجورى احساس شود (via EMSC)
(Iraq) (131 km NW from epicenter)(no details): لە هەڵەبجە هەستی پێ کرا (via EMSC)
Sanandaj (Iran) (116 km NE from epicenter)(no details): i felt it like a wave, passed through my body. (via EMSC)
Halabja (Iraq) (86 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I fell iam very scert at home (via EMSC)
Kermanshah (Iran) (72 km E from epicenter)(no details): لوسترها تکان خوردند (via EMSC)
Kermanshah (Iran) (71 km E from epicenter)(no details): کرمانشاه حس نشد (via EMSC)
Gīlān-e Gharb (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (49 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I FELT THIS EARTHQUAKE IN GILANE GHARB (via EMSC)
Kolah Deraz Olyia (Iran) (47 km SW from epicenter)(no details): گیلانغرب لرزید (via EMSC)

 

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