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Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - SOUTHERN IRAN on Saturday, 13 January 2018

Light mag. 4.5 earthquake  - SOUTHERN IRAN on Saturday, 13 January 2018
Date & time: Sat, 13 Jan 17:05:26 UTC
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.6°N / 52.21°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Qal'eh Hasan Ali (529 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 18 Jan
Thu, 18 Jan 19:30 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info] (533 km)SOUTHERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Mon, 22 Jan
Mon, 22 Jan 13:37 UTCM 3.6 / 8 km - [info] (595 km)SOUTHERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Tue, 30 Jan
Tue, 30 Jan 19:36 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (604 km)Southern Iran
[Map]
GFZ
I was eating taco when I felt the floor shake my d / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was eating taco when I felt the floor shake my dog peeed on the floor when it happened then i fell over in it
Sat, 17 Feb
Sat, 17 Feb 11:15 UTCM 3.5 / 15 km - [info] (454 km)SOUTHERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 18 Mar
Sun, 18 Mar 15:34 UTCM 3.8 / 11 km - [info] (534 km)SOUTHERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 18 Mar 21:30 UTCM 3.8 / 12 km - [info] (668 km)SOUTHERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 19 Mar
Mon, 19 Mar 04:30 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (662 km)Southern Iran
[Map]
GFZ
Qomsheh (Iran) (288 km N from epicenter)(no details): احتمال سونامی وجود دارد چون کنار دریاهستیم (via EMSC)
Thu, 22 Mar
Thu, 22 Mar 18:35 UTCM 3.6 / 8 km - [info] (476 km)SOUTHERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Thu, 5 Apr
Thu, 5 Apr 15:07 UTCM 4.1 / 12 km - [info] (531 km)SOUTHERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Fri, 6 Apr
Fri, 6 Apr 17:51 UTCM 4.3 / 2 km - [info] (531 km)SOUTHERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Mon, 9 Apr
Mon, 9 Apr 03:23 UTCM 3.9 / 15 km - [info] (531 km)SOUTHERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Mon, 16 Apr
Mon, 16 Apr 15:32 UTCM 4.0 / 19 km - [info] (478 km)SOUTHERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Thu, 19 Apr
Thu, 19 Apr 06:34 UTCM 5.8 / 14 km - [info] (593 km)Southern Iran
[Map]
GFZ
Kuwait (362.4 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): Wokeup with shaky house
(359.6 km WNW from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
(168.8 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Bida Zayed (United Arab Emirates) (560 km S from epicenter)(no details): He hardly felt. (via EMSC)
Bandar Lengeh (Iran) (380 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Moderate shaking. (via EMSC)
Salmiya (Kuwait) (362 km W from epicenter)(no details): Wind chimes and hanging kitchen utensils were shaking, effects felt for at least 20 full seconds. I live on the 10th floor. Elevators out of order now. (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 22 Apr
Sun, 22 Apr 01:12 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info] (436 km)Southern Iran[Map]GFZ
Sat, 28 Apr
Sat, 28 Apr 12:18 UTCM 3.9 / 18 km - [info] (593 km)SOUTHERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 29 Apr
Sun, 29 Apr 03:43 UTCM 4.0 / 20 km - [info] (593 km)SOUTHERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 30 Apr
Mon, 30 Apr 05:05 UTCM 3.7 / 8 km - [info] (485 km)SOUTHERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Fri, 4 May
Fri, 4 May 10:22 UTCM 3.6 / 10 km - [info] (626 km)PERSIAN GULF
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 24 May
Thu, 24 May 23:08 UTCM 3.5 / 14 km - [info] (561 km) PERSIAN GULF[Map]EMSC
Fri, 25 May
Fri, 25 May 10:28 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info] (530 km)SOUTHERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 26 May
Sat, 26 May 04:59 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info] (502 km)SOUTHERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 17 Jun
Sun, 17 Jun 12:18 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info] (619 km)SOUTHERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Thu, 21 Jun
Thu, 21 Jun 08:52 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info] (433 km)SOUTHERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 23 Jun
Sat, 23 Jun 21:13 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (558 km)Southern Iran[Map]GFZ
Thu, 12 Jul
Thu, 12 Jul 07:32 UTCM 3.8 / 15 km - [info] (479 km)SOUTHERN IRAN
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC

 

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