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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Iran-Iraq Border Region on Thursday, 11 January 2018

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake  - Iran-Iraq Border Region on Thursday, 11 January 2018
Date & time: Thu, 11 Jan 06:59:31 UTC
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.73°N / 45.79°E
Nearest volcano: Sahand (451 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
sulaimanya / MMI IV (Light shaking): dastan xargelany سەعات ١٠ و دواتر سەعات ١١ هەستی پێکرا لە سلێمانی
sulimany (207.2 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Sulaymaniyah (207.8 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(67 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(208.6 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
sulaimanya / MMI IV (Light shaking): dastan xargelany سەعات ١٠ و دواتر سەعات ١١ هەستی پێکرا لە سلێمانی
erbil / MMI III (Weak shaking): the was a shake and we left the building
(130.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Sulaimaniya (206.6 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
iraq baghdad (143.4 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(134.6 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Al-Mansour Hotel, 7th Floor, Baghdad, Iraq (136.7 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt swaying at 07:01 GMT on 7th Floor of Al-Mansour Hotel, Baghdad, and saw hanging blinds swaying. Others also felt it and evacuated to ground level. Some felt minor aftershock at 07:17 GMT while seated on ground floor.
Baghdad babylon hotel / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(125 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): حسينا بعمارات بسمايا في الطابق الرابع اهتزاز قوي (via app)
الكاظمية (141.3 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(132 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): هزه خفيفه في الزعفرانيه (via app)
(134.8 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light 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)
Malayer (Iran) (291 km E from epicenter)(no details): احساس شد (via EMSC)
(Iraq) (141 km SW from epicenter)(no details): شعرنا بها بقوة (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (133 km W from epicenter)(no details): الحمد لله (via EMSC)
(Iran) (48 km NE from epicenter)(no details): گیلانغرب زلزله شدید بود (via EMSC)
Bukan (Iran) (315 km N from epicenter)(no details): بوکان لرزید کاملا احساس شد (via EMSC)
(Iraq) (209 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Was short but strong (via EMSC)
Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (208 km NW from epicenter)(no details): One sec shaking at sulaimania (via EMSC)
Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (207 km NW from epicenter)(no details): 5 İran Iraq siniri (via EMSC)
Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (207 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt it& then felt dizzy (via EMSC)
As Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (206 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Earthquake in sulaimany (via EMSC)
Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (206 km NW from epicenter)(no details): لە سلێمانی هەستمان پێکرد (via EMSC)
Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (206 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Moderate earth quik (via EMSC)
Darbandihkan (Iraq) (177 km NW from epicenter)(no details): زلزال (via EMSC)
Sirwan (Iraq) (171 km N from epicenter)(no details): زور به قوه ت بود (via EMSC)
Kermanshah (Iran) (141 km NE from epicenter)(no details): من درحین صحبت کردن در منزل بودم که دیدم لوسترها تکان میخورند (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (137 km W from epicenter)(no details): اكو هزه صارت ببغداد ساعه 10 ضبط (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (137 km W from epicenter)(no details): Slightly felt (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (126 km W from epicenter)(no details): Yes I felt an earthquake in 10:00 am Baghdad local time. (via EMSC)
(Iraq) (91 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Smooth wave (via EMSC)
Eslamabad-e-Gharb (Iran) (86 km NE from epicenter)(no details): بسیار طولانی (via EMSC)
Sarpol Zahab (Iran) (82 km N from epicenter)(no details): طولانی بود (via EMSC)
Khanaqin (Iraq) (79 km NW from epicenter)(no details): نعم (via EMSC)
Tehran (Iran) (564 km NE from epicenter)(no details): در تهران هم خفیف احساس شد.Felt slightly in Tehran. (via EMSC)
Tabriz (Iran) (482 km N from epicenter)(no details): توی تبریز احساس شد لوسترها تکان میخوردند (via EMSC)
Erbil (Iraq) (319 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt in this Earthquake !! (via EMSC)
Erbil (Iraq) (312 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt it for few seconds, my chair was shaking (via EMSC)
Erbil (Iraq) (310 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt an earthquake in Erbil city to the North of Iraq (via EMSC)
Bāneh (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (249 km N from epicenter)(no details): I felt a bit shake! (via EMSC)
Halabja (Iraq) (158 km N from epicenter)(no details) (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (145 km SW from epicenter)(no details): شعرت بها كانت هزة شبه قوية (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (144 km SW from epicenter)(no details): كان هناك تىايل بالعمارة التي اسكن فيها و استمرت ثلاثة ثواني (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (134 km W from epicenter)(no details): About 2 min duration earthquake (via EMSC)
(Iran) (101 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Yes my sister thought that it was a ghost then she came downstaris saying mother mother then i said to my sister whats the matter she said its a quake me and my mother told her no and we told her that it wasnt you are just DREAMING then we opened this site and what a surprise its a real quake THANK YOU (via EMSC)
Orūmīyeh (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (425 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Chandelier was shaking slightly in 5th floor. (via EMSC)
As Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (204 km NW from epicenter)(no details): شعرت بهزە خفیفە (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (139 km W from epicenter)(no details): Iraq Baghdad (via EMSC)
Salmiya (Kuwait) (538 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Felt like head swinging and chair moving slightly. I was sitting on chair. 5th floor near sea side. (via EMSC)
Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (200 km NW from epicenter)(no details): وەڵا برا تازە توش بووین بومەلەرزە وەک حوکومەت پێمان فێربووە . (via EMSC)
Halabja (Iraq) (160 km N from epicenter)(no details): Evet hissettik ama sonradan abladık (via EMSC)
Kermanshah (Iran) (140 km NE from epicenter)(no details): خدا ، زلزله خوارده مان (via EMSC)
(Iran) (66 km SE from epicenter)(no details): مهران هم لرزید (via EMSC)
Būlān (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (623 km E from epicenter)(no details): I was asleep, felt the quack and got up suddenly.Strong and long, it was! (via EMSC)
Rasht (Iran) (540 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Mede me dizzy (via EMSC)
As Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (225 km NW from epicenter)(no details): We felt it in sulaimanyah for 5 sec. (via EMSC)
Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (225 km NW from epicenter)(no details): زور به هیز بو ، به ماوه ی نزیک 8 چرکهقوی بود و به مدت نزدیک 8 ثانیه طول کشید (via EMSC)
Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (224 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt it....it was strong. ..... (via EMSC)
Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (224 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Scary (via EMSC)
Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (224 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It was strong بەهێز بوو (via EMSC)
Marivan (Iran) (222 km N from epicenter)(no details): ماهم احساس کردیم وله کم بودارمان محمدی از مریوان (via EMSC)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (221 km N from epicenter)(no details): درمریوان احساس شد (via EMSC)
Said Sadiq (Iraq) (201 km N from epicenter)(no details): احساس شد ولی ضعیف (via EMSC)
Halabja (Iraq) (182 km N from epicenter)(no details): قوی من حلبجە (via EMSC)
Darbandihkan (Iraq) (174 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt it (via EMSC)
(Iraq) (159 km N from epicenter)(no details): زۆر بەهێز بوو هەستم پێکرد (via EMSC)
Balad (Iraq) (156 km W from epicenter)(no details): In a Tower...felt swaying... a fun ride for 1-2 minutes. 2 Waves (via EMSC)
Kermānshāh (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (149 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Very strong earthquake. (via EMSC)
Kermanshah (Iran) (148 km NE from epicenter)(no details): درکرمانشاه احساس شد (via EMSC)
Kermanshah (Iran) (147 km NE from epicenter)(no details): بسیار قوی (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (144 km W from epicenter)(no details): It was dizzy (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (131 km W from epicenter)(no details): i felt it but not strong . (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (130 km W from epicenter)(no details): هزة مستمرة لمدة ١٠ ثواني مرتين (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (128 km W from epicenter)(no details): I feel it in baghdad (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (127 km W from epicenter)(no details): حسينا فيها رجعت الارض (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (127 km W from epicenter)(no details): I felt it but not strong (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (127 km W from epicenter)(no details): Thank God (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (126 km W from epicenter)(no details): اهتزاز الكرسي الذي اجلس عايه و استمر اكثر من 5 دقائق (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (123 km W from epicenter)(no details): البعض حس بها والبعض لا (via EMSC)
Khanaqin (Iraq) (93 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I feel it (via EMSC)
Ilam (Iran) (63 km E from epicenter)(no details): وحشتناک بود....ایلام (via EMSC)
Mandali (Iraq) (28 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Very, very strong. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 11 Jan (11 earthquakes)
Thu, 11 Jan 07:14 UTCM 5.1 / 78 km - [info] (433 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Thu, 11 Jan 07:21 UTCM 5.4 / 10 km - [info] (523 km)IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
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
Thu, 11 Jan 07:55 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (448 km)- 20km E of Mandali, Iraq[Map]USGS
Thu, 11 Jan 08:00 UTCM 5.0 / 108 km - [info] (436 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
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
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
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
Sat, 13 Jan 09:31 UTCM 4.0 / 12 km - [info] (456 km)IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]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] (381 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] (437 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
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
Fri, 19 Jan
Fri, 19 Jan 22:17 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (470 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Sun, 21 Jan
Sun, 21 Jan 02:19 UTCM 4.2 / 14 km - [info] (361 km)IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Sun, 21 Jan 05:45 UTCM 4.0 / 15 km - [info] (363 km)IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]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
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
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
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 20:14 UTCM 3.9 / 2 km - [info] (355 km)IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Tue, 6 Feb
Tue, 6 Feb 12:28 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] (463 km)IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]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[Map]EMSC
Fri, 16 Feb 18:21 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info] (465 km)IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Feb
Mon, 19 Feb 11:02 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (414 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Sat, 24 Feb
Sat, 24 Feb 16:26 UTCM 4.8 / 15 km - [info] (402 km)IRAK REVISE01 (2018.02.24[Map]KOERI-RETMC

 

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