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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Iran-Iraq Border Region on Saturday, 6 January 2018

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake  - Iran-Iraq Border Region on Saturday, 6 January 2018
Date & time: Sat, 6 Jan 15:22:09 UTC
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.31°N / 45.92°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Sahand (385 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 6 Jan
Sat, 6 Jan 15:22 UTCM 4.7 / 20 km IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Sat, 6 Jan 15:22 UTCM 4.7 / 8.8 kmIRAK[Map]KOERI-RETMC
Sat, 6 Jan 15:22 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km- 21km NNW of Sarpol-e Zahab, Iran[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
kermanshah / MMI V (Moderate shaking): خاب بودم. بیدارم کرد
(174.2 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(174.2 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
ilam / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
خانقين / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(Iran) (113 km S from epicenter)(no details): ایلام در طبقات بالای ساختمان ها باعث وحشت شد (via EMSC)
موصل (Iraq) (300 km NW from epicenter)(no details): هزة خفيفة (via EMSC)
Kermanshah (Iran) (108 km E from epicenter)(no details): شدید و طولانی بود (via EMSC)
Ilam (Iran) (105 km SE from epicenter)(no details): ایلام لرزید....خیلی نرم (via EMSC)
Halabja (Iraq) (77 km N from epicenter)(no details): Me too (via EMSC)
Halabja (Iraq) (77 km N from epicenter)(no details): halabja (via EMSC)
Kalar (Iraq) (57 km W from epicenter)(no details): وةلا خالو من زور حةهةستم بى كرد (via EMSC)
Kolah Deraz Olyia (Iran) (48 km S from epicenter)(no details): خیلی وحشت ناک بود در گیلانغرب (via EMSC)
Gilan Gharb (Iran) (38 km S from epicenter)(no details): Very very very very very extreme (via EMSC)
Sarpol Zahab (Iran) (6 km SW from epicenter)(no details): خیلی شدید بود (via EMSC)
Sharbazher (Iraq) (102 km NW from epicenter)(no details): ما حسش نکردیم (via EMSC)
Yüksekova (Turkey) (378 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt in Turkey. (via EMSC)
Kermanshah (Iran) (119 km E from epicenter)(no details): خفییف کرمانشاه (via EMSC)
Kermanshah (Iran) (115 km E from epicenter)(no details): شدید وطولانی (via EMSC)
Kermanshah (Iran) (114 km E from epicenter)(no details): we feel that (via EMSC)
Īlām (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (102 km SE from epicenter)(no details): کامل رو مبل حسش کردم تکون خوردیم (via EMSC)
Khanaqin (Iraq) (41 km W from epicenter)(no details): Long time (via EMSC)
Khanaqin (Iraq) (41 km W from epicenter)(no details): We feel that (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 7 Jan
Sun, 7 Jan 02:01 UTCM 3.8 - [info] (364 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Sarpol Zahab (Iran) (28 km SW from epicenter)(no details): خدای خودت رحم کن شدید و حدود ۳ ثانیه بود (via EMSC)
Wed, 10 Jan
Wed, 10 Jan 15:56 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info] (325 km)Western Iran
[Map]
GFZ
(117.1 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
jalal.kermanshah / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Kermanshah (59.3 km SSE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): هه ستمان پی کرد به لام زور به هیز نه بو (via app)
Kermanshah (Iran) (31 km SE from epicenter)(no details): چندثانیه زمین لرزه راحس کردم (via EMSC)
Kermanshah (Iran) (31 km SE from epicenter)(no details): خیلی ترسناک بود (via EMSC)
Kermanshah (Iran) (30 km SE from epicenter)(no details): کرمانشاه احساس شد. شدید بود اما حدود ۲ ثانیه (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Thu, 11 Jan (11 earthquakes)
Thu, 11 Jan 06:59 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info] (451 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
sulaimanya / MMI IV (Light shaking): dastan xargelany سەعات ١٠ و دواتر سەعات ١١ هەستی پێکرا لە سلێمانی
sulimany (207.2 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Sulaymaniyah (207.8 km N from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Baghdad (Iraq) (124 km W from epicenter)(no details): هزة خفيفة (via EMSC)
Ba'qubah (Iraq) (105 km W from epicenter)(no details): لقد شعرنا (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (141 km W from epicenter)(no details): حصلت ضربة قوية و كأنه مطب هوائي في طائرة مسافرين (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Thu, 11 Jan 07:14 UTCM 5.1 / 78 km - [info] (418 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
(150 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Baghdad medical city / MMI IV (Light shaking): ٤ هزات متكررة كل ٥ دقائق تقريبا
Iraq_baghdad (147.6 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (199 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Masive (via EMSC)
Hilla (Iraq) (194 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I felt it! Iraq, hilla (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (140 km W from epicenter)(no details): السلام عليكم ، هل دخلنا ضمن حزام الزلازل أم أنها طارئة ، وشكرا (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Thu, 11 Jan 07:37 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info] (460 km)- 11km SE of Mandali, Iraq
[Map]
USGS
Thu, 11 Jan 07:52 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info] (457 km)- 11km ESE of Mandali, Iraq
[Map]
USGS
Baghdad (Iraq) (126 km W from epicenter)(no details): In Baghdad (via EMSC)
Thu, 11 Jan 07:55 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (448 km)- 20km E of Mandali, Iraq
[Map]
USGS
Al-Mansour Hotel, 7th Floor, Baghdad, Iraq (136.5 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking): Easily felt swaying while seated on 7th Floor at 08:01 GMT approximately. People on ground floor reported observing hanging chandelier parts swaying. Building evacuated on instructions of Civil Defense.
Sulaimaniya (203.2 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Khalid_sulemaniya (201.7 km N from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Thu, 11 Jan 08:00 UTCM 5.0 / 108 km - [info] (436 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
Baghdad / MMI III (Weak shaking): I felt 4 earthquakes. They were at around 10am, 10:15am, 10:30am and 11am. The chair felt like shaking and the ceiling fan had a bit of a swing too. Each of them lasted less than a minute.
Sulaimaniya (188.1 km N from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(135 km E from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (209 km NW from epicenter)(no details): لە. سلێمانیش. هەستمان پێ کرد (via EMSC)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (138 km NE from epicenter)(no details): i felt in kermanshah. duration is about 4 sec (via EMSC)
(Iran) (48 km NE from epicenter)(no details): وحشت ناک بود در گیلانغرب (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Thu, 11 Jan 08:05 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info] (447 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Thu, 11 Jan 09:32 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info] (451 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
(202.4 km N from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Baghdad (116.5 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(115.7 km SW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(Iran) (50 km NE from epicenter)(no details): گیلانغرب احساس شد (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (124 km W from epicenter)(no details): Same as pictures (via EMSC)
Ilam (Iran) (73 km E from epicenter)(no details): Weak shakes (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Thu, 11 Jan 13:16 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info] (478 km)- 27km S of Mandali, Iraq
[Map]
USGS
Thu, 11 Jan 13:30 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info] (457 km)- 14km ESE of Mandali, Iraq[Map]USGS
Thu, 11 Jan 21:51 UTCM 4.5 / 162 km - [info] (405 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Fri, 12 Jan
Fri, 12 Jan 07:49 UTCM 3.5 / 8 km - [info] (450 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Fri, 12 Jan 17:50 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (461 km)- 17km SE of Mandali, Iraq
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 13 Jan
Sat, 13 Jan 00:33 UTCM 4.3 / 2 km - [info] (460 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
مجمع بسمايا (111.6 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): في عمارات بسمايا شعرنا اهتزاز خفيف sa (via app)
Halabja (Iraq) (171 km N from epicenter)(no details): هەستم پێ کرد (via EMSC)
Sat, 13 Jan 06:30 UTCM 4.1 / 14 km - [info] (461 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Sat, 13 Jan 09:24 UTCM 4.3 / 14 km - [info] (456 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Sulaimaniya (205.7 km N from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(116.8 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
مجمع بسمايا (112.1 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Sat, 13 Jan 09:31 UTCM 4.0 / 12 km - [info] (456 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
مجمع بسمايا (111.3 km SSW from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Tehran (Iran) (578 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It took about 2 minites!! (via EMSC)
Sun, 14 Jan
Sun, 14 Jan 17:17 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] (457 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Sun, 14 Jan 19:45 UTCM 4.1 / 15 km - [info] (388 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 15 Jan
Mon, 15 Jan 15:04 UTCM 3.7 / 8 km - [info] (460 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Tue, 16 Jan
Tue, 16 Jan 04:25 UTCM 3.9 / 5 km - [info] (443 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 16 Jan 15:30 UTCM 3.7 / 13 km - [info] (455 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 16 Jan 19:56 UTCM 3.6 / 8 km - [info] (447 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Baghdad (Iraq) (136 km SW from epicenter)(no details): نعم (via EMSC)
Ilam (Iran) (70 km E from epicenter)(no details): I'm afraid of the earthquake. We really do not know what to do. More than 2000 earthquakes occurred on the Ilam and Kermanshah borders a month ago (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (129 km SW from epicenter)(no details): have some dizziness (via EMSC)
Thu, 18 Jan
Thu, 18 Jan 02:54 UTCM 3.8 / 7 km - [info] (454 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Thu, 18 Jan 13:38 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info] (479 km)WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Thu, 18 Jan 16:48 UTCM 4.0 / 8 km - [info] (360 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Diyala khalus (134.7 km SW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(183.7 km S from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Baghdad / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (112 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt it not to strong but just a little shake (via EMSC)
Sarpol Zahab (Iran) (20 km SE from epicenter)(no details): تقریبا شدید احساس شد (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Fri, 19 Jan
Fri, 19 Jan 22:17 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (470 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
حسيت بي بس مچان قوي / not felt
(126 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(131.5 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Amman (Jordan) (937 km W from epicenter)(no details): هزه خفيفه في بغداد (via EMSC)
Tehran (Iran) (575 km NE from epicenter)(no details): خیلی کم در مرزداران تهران حس شد (via EMSC)
Isfahan (Iran) (552 km E from epicenter)(no details): I feel it. It has a strong (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 21 Jan
Sun, 21 Jan 02:19 UTCM 4.2 / 14 km - [info] (361 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
مجمع بسمايا (180.2 km S from epicenter) / not felt: We were sleeping not felt (via app)
(127.8 km SW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(187.6 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Read all reports
Sun, 21 Jan 05:45 UTCM 4.0 / 15 km - [info] (363 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Bukan (Iran) (223 km N from epicenter)(no details): تکان اولیه شدید بود بعدش یه لرزش خفیف بود همش پنج ثانیه طول کشید (via EMSC)
Kermanshah (Iran) (138 km E from epicenter)(no details): گیلانغرب حس شد (via EMSC)
Mon, 22 Jan
Mon, 22 Jan 05:51 UTCM 3.6 / 7 km - [info] (452 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 22 Jan 21:46 UTCM 3.6 / 8 km - [info] (363 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Tue, 23 Jan
Tue, 23 Jan 02:03 UTCM 3.5 / 8 km - [info] (465 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Tue, 23 Jan 03:45 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] (474 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Thu, 25 Jan
Thu, 25 Jan 03:19 UTCM 4.0 / 2 km - [info] (351 km)WESTERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 26 Jan
Fri, 26 Jan 20:17 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info] (473 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
kuwait / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Shaking clear / MMI III (Weak shaking)
مجمع بسمايا (99.5 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Baghdad (Iraq) (123 km W from epicenter)(no details): Slight shake (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (108 km W from epicenter)(no details): هزه بسيطة (via EMSC)
(Iran) (71 km NE from epicenter)(no details): در گیلانغرب احساس شد (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Fri, 26 Jan 21:12 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info] (456 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Sun, 28 Jan
Sun, 28 Jan 04:07 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info] (448 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Wed, 31 Jan
Wed, 31 Jan 14:56 UTCM 3.5 / 12 km - [info] (455 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Baghdad (Iraq) (123 km SW from epicenter)(no details): felt nothing (via EMSC)
Wed, 31 Jan 17:53 UTCM 3.6 / 8 km - [info] (455 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 31 Jan 18:12 UTCM 3.5 / 8 km - [info] (461 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Wed, 31 Jan 21:29 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info] (462 km)- 21km SE of Mandali, Iraq
[Map]
USGS
Kolah Deraz Olyia (Iran) (57 km NE from epicenter)(no details): خفیف احساس کردم (via EMSC)
Thu, 1 Feb
Thu, 1 Feb 03:29 UTCM 3.7 / 9 km - [info] (455 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Thu, 1 Feb 11:07 UTCM 3.5 / 8 km - [info] (342 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Thu, 1 Feb 20:14 UTCM 3.9 / 2 km - [info] (352 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Kalar (Iraq) (25 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Woken up from sleep,went outside people already outside. (via EMSC)
Tue, 6 Feb
Tue, 6 Feb 12:28 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] (463 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Khanaqin (Iraq) (89 km NW from epicenter)(no details): حسيت بيه (via EMSC)
Thu, 8 Feb
Thu, 8 Feb 12:49 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] (353 km)WESTERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 10 Feb
Sat, 10 Feb 17:41 UTCM 3.7 / 8 km - [info] (455 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Fri, 16 Feb
Fri, 16 Feb 05:56 UTCM 3.5 / 8 km - [info] (353 km)WESTERN IRAN
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC

 

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