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Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Western Iran on Saturday, 25 August 2018

Light mag. 4.4 earthquake  - Western Iran on Saturday, 25 August 2018
Date & time: Sat, 25 Aug 23:25:06 UTC
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.41°N / 46.25°E (Iran)
Nearest volcano: Sahand (372 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 25 Aug 2018
Sat, 25 Aug 23:25 UTCM 4.4 / 10 kmWESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sat, 25 Aug 23:25 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km- 30km SW of Javanrud, Iran[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
(202.6 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(93.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Baqwat bw zor (via app)
(203.8 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Bukan (Iran) (231 km NW from epicenter)(no details): خیلی بد بود (via EMSC)
Kermanshah (Iran) (71 km E from epicenter)(no details): وحشتناک بود (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 25 Aug 23:48 UTCM 3.8 / 2 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 26 Aug 2018 (13 earthquakes)
Sun, 26 Aug 00:11 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 26 Aug 00:53 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info]Western Iran[Map]GFZ
Sun, 26 Aug 04:17 UTCM 3.6 / 2 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 26 Aug 05:18 UTCM 4.0 / 2 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 26 Aug 06:17 UTCM 3.5 / 8 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 26 Aug 08:25 UTCM 4.1 / 20 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 26 Aug 08:41 UTCM 3.5 / 2 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 26 Aug 09:23 UTCM 4.0 / 90 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 26 Aug 12:33 UTCM 3.7 / 8 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 26 Aug 15:51 UTCM 3.7 / 2 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 26 Aug 17:38 UTCM 3.8 / 2 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 26 Aug 17:58 UTCM 3.6 / 7 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 26 Aug 18:44 UTCM 3.9 / 2 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Mon, 27 Aug 2018
Mon, 27 Aug 01:52 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Mon, 27 Aug 05:16 UTCM 3.5 / 9 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Mon, 27 Aug 15:28 UTCM 3.7 / 2 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Tue, 28 Aug 2018
Tue, 28 Aug 10:26 UTCM 3.7 / 8 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Wed, 29 Aug 2018
Wed, 29 Aug 05:34 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]- western Iran[Map]USGS
Wed, 29 Aug 18:55 UTCM 3.9 / 2 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Thu, 30 Aug 2018
Thu, 30 Aug 01:10 UTCM 3.8 / 8 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Fri, 31 Aug 2018
Fri, 31 Aug 21:05 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]Western Iran[Map]GFZ
Sat, 1 Sep 2018
Sat, 1 Sep 05:31 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Sun, 2 Sep 2018
Sun, 2 Sep 22:26 UTCM 3.9 / 2 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 2 Sep 22:26 UTCM 4.1 / 39 km - [info] IRAN[Map]KOERI-RETMC
Mon, 3 Sep 2018
Mon, 3 Sep 08:25 UTCM 3.8 / 7 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Wed, 5 Sep 2018
Wed, 5 Sep 20:30 UTCM 3.6 / 8 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sat, 8 Sep 2018
Sat, 8 Sep 17:50 UTCM 3.6 / 9 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 9 Sep 2018
Sun, 9 Sep 23:53 UTCM 4.1 / 1 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 10 Sep 2018
Mon, 10 Sep 02:53 UTCM 3.5 / 8 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Mon, 10 Sep 10:56 UTCM 3.6 / 2 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Thu, 13 Sep 2018
Thu, 13 Sep 17:05 UTCM 4.1 / 75 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Wed, 19 Sep 2018
Wed, 19 Sep 19:29 UTCM 4.3 / 90 km - [info]Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Thu, 20 Sep 2018
Thu, 20 Sep 12:57 UTCM 3.5 / 12 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Mon, 24 Sep 2018
Mon, 24 Sep 18:11 UTCM 3.7 / 12 km - [info]IRAK[Map]KOERI-RETMC
Sun, 30 Sep 2018
Sun, 30 Sep 23:49 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]Western Iran[Map]GFZ
Sat, 13 Oct 2018
Sat, 13 Oct 19:20 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Wed, 17 Oct 2018
Wed, 17 Oct 03:16 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info]Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Sat, 20 Oct 2018
Sat, 20 Oct 11:33 UTCM 3.6 / 9 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 28 Oct 2018
Sun, 28 Oct 07:01 UTCM 3.5 / 8 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Thu, 1 Nov 2018
Thu, 1 Nov 16:35 UTCM 3.6 / 10 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Mon, 5 Nov 2018
Mon, 5 Nov 20:32 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info]Western Iran[Map]GFZ
Thu, 15 Nov 2018
Thu, 15 Nov 19:45 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Nov 2018
Sat, 17 Nov 19:19 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info]Western Iran[Map]GFZ
Mon, 19 Nov 2018
Mon, 19 Nov 22:37 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info]- 31km NNE of Sarpol-e Zahab, Iran[Map]USGS
Wed, 21 Nov 2018
Wed, 21 Nov 07:47 UTCM 3.5 / 9 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Sun, 25 Nov 2018
Sun, 25 Nov 16:37 UTCM 6.2 / 10 km - [info]Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Sun, 25 Nov 17:01 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Sun, 25 Nov 17:09 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info]Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Sun, 25 Nov 17:21 UTCM 4.0 / 6 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC

 

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