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Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - EASTERN TURKEY on Thursday, 14 June 2018

Light mag. 4.5 earthquake  - EASTERN TURKEY on Thursday, 14 June 2018
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.0 to 2.0 km.
Jun 14 15:49: Magnitude recalculated from 4.4 to 4.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 13.0 km.
Jun 14 15:55: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 13.0 to 2.0 km.
Jun 14 15:57: Magnitude recalculated from 4.4 to 4.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 13.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 13.0 to 2.0 km.
Date & time: Thu, 14 Jun 15:42:21 UTC
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.84°N / 43.57°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Girekol (46 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 14 Jun
Thu, 14 Jun 15:42 UTCM 4.2 / 10 kmTurkey-Iran Border Region[Map]GFZ
Thu, 14 Jun 15:42 UTCM 4.4 / 5 kmGEDIKBULAK-(VAN)[Map]KOERI-RETMC
Thu, 14 Jun 15:42 UTCM 4.3 / 29.5 km- 31km SE of Ercis, Turkey[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 15 Jun
Fri, 15 Jun 08:47 UTCM 2.6 / 5 km - [info] (125 km)TOPYILDIZ-GURPINAR (VAN)
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Fri, 15 Jun 13:11 UTCM 2.9 / 7 km - [info] (109 km) TURKEY-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 16 Jun
Sat, 16 Jun 16:36 UTCM 2.8 / 2.6 km - [info] (77 km)MEHMETALAN-OZALP (VAN)[Map]KOERI-RETMC
Sun, 17 Jun
Sun, 17 Jun 18:40 UTCM 3.4 / 5 km - [info] (50 km)MERKEZ-(VAN) REVISE01 (2018.06.17
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Sat, 23 Jun
Sat, 23 Jun 03:50 UTCM 4.6 / 2 km - [info] (90 km) TURKEY-IRAN BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Tehran / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Sat, 23 Jun 08:28 UTCM 2.6 / 7 km - [info] (96 km) TURKEY-IRAN BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Wed, 27 Jun
Wed, 27 Jun 13:31 UTCM 3.2 / 3.9 km - [info] (89 km)KURUCAN-SARAY (VAN)
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Sat, 30 Jun
Sat, 30 Jun 15:26 UTCM 2.7 / 5.3 km - [info] (39 km)YEDIVEREN-TATVAN (BITLIS)[Map]KOERI-RETMC
Thu, 5 Jul
Thu, 5 Jul 08:39 UTCM 2.8 / 16.3 km - [info]Tendürek Dağ (27 km)TURKIYE-IRAN SINIRI[Map]KOERI-RETMC
Thu, 5 Jul 18:40 UTCM 3.1 / 2 km - [info] (35 km) TURKEY-IRAN BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 5 Jul 19:30 UTCM 2.9 / 8.9 km - [info]Süphan Dağ (26 km)DEMIROREN-PATNOS (AGRI)
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Thu, 5 Jul 21:44 UTCM 2.7 / 5 km - [info] (59 km)AKCAOREN-(VAN)
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Thu, 12 Jul
Thu, 12 Jul 21:59 UTCM 4.1 / 7.6 km - [info] (91 km) IRAN
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Thu, 12 Jul 21:59 UTCM 4.0 / 2 km - [info] (110 km) TURKEY-IRAN BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
(30.6 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Salmas (Iran) (34 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I didn't feel the earthquake myself but had my budgerigars panic all of a sudden while I was working in desk listening to (perhaps) Flo Rida's "Round Round"! I suspected that something must have startled them and the thought of a quake momentarily passed through my mind! However, I didn't exactly come to realize it up until I was informed of an earthquake having happened. (via EMSC)
Khoy (Iran) (11 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt it. But i thought it is not an earthquake until i understand from news then i remembered the feeling just an hour before, so it was realy an earthquake! (via EMSC)
Fri, 13 Jul
Fri, 13 Jul 03:00 UTCM 2.6 / 14 km - [info] (70 km)EASTERN TURKEY
[Map]
EMSC
Buca / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Sun, 15 Jul
Sun, 15 Jul 16:49 UTCM 3.3 / 2.1 km - [info] (48 km)CAKIRBEY-(VAN)
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
(1744.5 km W from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Fri, 20 Jul
Fri, 20 Jul 05:55 UTCM 2.9 / 12 km - [info] (48 km)EASTERN TURKEY[Map]EMSC
Fri, 20 Jul 05:55 UTCM 2.9 / 11.8 km - [info] (48 km)CAKIRBEY-(VAN)[Map]KOERI-RETMC
Sat, 21 Jul
Sat, 21 Jul 06:15 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info] (52 km)Turkey-Iran Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 21 Jul 06:15 UTCM 4.6 / 5 km - [info] (48 km)SUNGUR-CALDIRAN (VAN)
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Sat, 21 Jul 06:21 UTCM 2.9 / 15.5 km - [info] (31 km)OSMANLI-CALDIRAN (VAN)
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Mon, 23 Jul
Mon, 23 Jul 11:36 UTCM 3.5 / 2 km - [info] (64 km) TURKEY-IRAN BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Buharkent / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was laying on the floor when it started to shake. I was like lol
Wed, 25 Jul
Wed, 25 Jul 21:07 UTCM 2.7 / 6.2 km - [info] (49 km)SAGLAMTAS-(VAN)[Map]KOERI-RETMC
Fri, 27 Jul
Fri, 27 Jul 20:39 UTCM 2.6 / 12 km - [info] (42 km)EASTERN TURKEY
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 29 Jul
Sun, 29 Jul 18:35 UTCM 2.6 / 10 km - [info] (40 km)EASTERN TURKEY
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 31 Jul
Tue, 31 Jul 17:31 UTCM 3.1 / 4.7 km - [info] (80 km)CAYONU-VARTO (MUS)
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Thu, 2 Aug
Thu, 2 Aug 16:19 UTCM 3.0 / 7.4 km - [info] (37 km)ASAGIARGIT-MURADIYE (VAN)[Map]KOERI-RETMC
Fri, 3 Aug
Fri, 3 Aug 15:20 UTCM 3.0 / 1 km - [info] (81 km)SIRIMLI-SARAY (VAN)
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Mon, 6 Aug
Mon, 6 Aug 09:58 UTCM 2.7 / 21.5 km - [info] (111 km)KASKOL-BASKALE (VAN)
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Fri, 10 Aug
Fri, 10 Aug 03:54 UTCM 3.2 / 8.8 km - [info] (69 km)KARAGUNDUZ-(VAN)
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Eaphasis / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Sat, 11 Aug
Sat, 11 Aug 15:03 UTCM 3.1 / 9 km - [info] (87 km) TURKEY-IRAN BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 19 Aug
Sun, 19 Aug 01:08 UTCM 3.1 / 6 km - [info] (84 km)NORTHWESTERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 19 Aug 02:31 UTCM 2.7 / 14 km - [info] (45 km)EASTERN TURKEY
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 20 Aug
Mon, 20 Aug 16:31 UTCM 3.4 / 3.9 km - [info] (51 km)KOCASABAN-MURADIYE (VAN)
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Van (Turkey) (48 km S from epicenter)(no details): VAN Muradiye Karahanda alttan sert vuruş yaptı. (via EMSC)
İpekyolu (Turkey) (48 km S from epicenter)(no details): ipekyolunda depremi tek ben hissettim. Ama deprem g.bi değildş sbaş dönmesi gibi. Kanepede oturunca anladım. Bunu da görünce deprem olduğunu çözdüm (via EMSC)
Erciş (Turkey) (20 km W from epicenter)(no details): Erçişte yer kaydı gibi oldu avize ve benzeri hiç bir şey sallanmadı (via EMSC)
Fri, 24 Aug
Fri, 24 Aug 12:00 UTCM 3.0 / 1.8 km - [info] (54 km)KARAKOC-MALAZGIRT (MUS) REVISE01 (2018.08.24[Map]KOERI-RETMC
Sun, 26 Aug
Sun, 26 Aug 18:20 UTCM 3.2 / 8 km - [info] (85 km)EASTERN TURKEY
[Map]
EMSC
Calimesa (United States) (11569 km W from epicenter)(no details): The destination was Calimesa California 1089 7th street. I also live by he freeway but never has the freeway shook the roof - daughter (via EMSC)
Sumbawa Besar (Indonesia) (9338 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Gempa 7.0 SR memang keras hingga rumah saya rusal di desa MAPIN KEBAK (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (9319 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Segera Berlindung (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Mon, 27 Aug
Mon, 27 Aug 05:00 UTCM 2.6 / 5 km - [info] (72 km)DONERDERE-OZALP (VAN)[Map]KOERI-RETMC
Thu, 30 Aug
Thu, 30 Aug 17:36 UTCM 3.4 / 3.4 km - [info] (41 km)MOLLAKASIM-(VAN)
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
(Turkey) (22 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Sallandık (via EMSC)
Mollakasım Köyü (Turkey) (4 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Mollakasım köyünde hissettik (via EMSC)
Mon, 10 Sep
Mon, 10 Sep 16:18 UTCM 2.7 / 24.6 km - [info] (87 km)YUKARINARLICA-CATAK (VAN)
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Mon, 17 Sep
Mon, 17 Sep 10:28 UTCM 2.7 / 5 km - [info] (56 km)AKCAOREN-(VAN)
I FELT IT
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Mon, 17 Sep 16:33 UTCM 3.7 / 2 km - [info] (44 km)EASTERN TURKEY
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 17 Sep 19:58 UTCM 3.1 / 5 km - [info] (40 km)MOLLAKASIM-(VAN)
I FELT IT
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Tue, 18 Sep
Tue, 18 Sep 05:08 UTCM 2.9 / 5 km - [info] (65 km) TURKEY-IRAN BORDER REGION
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC

 

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