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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - western Iran on Wednesday, 29 August 2018

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - western Iran on Wednesday, 29 August 2018
Date & time: Wed, 29 Aug 05:34:37 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2018-08-29 05:34:37 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.6723°N / 46.0917°E
Nearest volcano: Sahand (344 km)
Primary data source: USGS
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 29 Aug
Wed, 29 Aug 05:34 UTCM 4.9 / 10 kmWestern Iran[Map]GFZ

"I felt it" reports:
Paveh (Iran) (59 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt it. not heavy. (via EMSC)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (25 km W from epicenter)(no details): وحشتناک بود (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 29 Aug 18:55 UTCM 3.9 / 2 km - [info] (362 km)WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Thu, 30 Aug
Thu, 30 Aug 01:10 UTCM 3.8 / 8 km - [info] (342 km)WESTERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
Javanrud (Iran) (17 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Ooohhh (via EMSC)
Fri, 31 Aug
Fri, 31 Aug 21:05 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (357 km)Western Iran
[Map]
GFZ
(226.2 km NW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
sulaymanyah (130.3 km NNW from epicenter) / not felt: Not felt (via app)
(207.3 km SW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (786 km E from epicenter)(no details): درقصرشیرین احساس شد (via EMSC)
Karaj (Iran) (462 km E from epicenter)(no details): خدایا بسته دیگه, خسته شدیم دیگه... (via EMSC)
Khanaqin (Iraq) (74 km W from epicenter)(no details): It was terrifying (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sat, 1 Sep
Sat, 1 Sep 05:31 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (334 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
(86.3 km N from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
(86.4 km N from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
sulaymanyah (81.6 km NNW from epicenter) / not felt
Javanrud (Iran) (82 km NE from epicenter)(no details): سلام زلزله ای شدید تازه اباد را سه یا چهار روز پیش لرزاند و به شهر اسیب رساند (via EMSC)
Khanaqin (Iraq) (34 km W from epicenter)(no details): حدثت مرتان وتحركت على اثرها المروحة السقفية (via EMSC)
Halabja (Iraq) (87 km N from epicenter)(no details): هەستمان پێ نەکرد (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 2 Sep
Sun, 2 Sep 22:26 UTCM 3.9 / 2 km - [info] (357 km)WESTERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
Halabja (Iraq) (71 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Hastm pekrd (via EMSC)
Halabja (Iraq) (74 km NW from epicenter)(no details): i felt an earth quake (via EMSC)
Halabja (Iraq) (74 km NW from epicenter)(no details): baqwat bu (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 2 Sep 22:26 UTCM 4.1 / 39 km - [info] (360 km) IRAN
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
(154.7 km WSW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(178.4 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Mon, 3 Sep
Mon, 3 Sep 08:25 UTCM 3.8 / 7 km - [info] (377 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Wed, 5 Sep
Wed, 5 Sep 20:30 UTCM 3.6 / 8 km - [info] (349 km)WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sat, 8 Sep
Sat, 8 Sep 17:50 UTCM 3.6 / 9 km - [info] (343 km)WESTERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (22 km NE from epicenter)(no details): زلزله آمد (via EMSC)
Sun, 9 Sep
Sun, 9 Sep 23:53 UTCM 4.1 / 1 km - [info] (366 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Qasr-e Shirin (Iran) (15 km W from epicenter)(no details): خیر (via EMSC)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (14 km SW from epicenter)(no details): زلزله خیلی شدید بود،وحشتناک بود (via EMSC)
Mon, 10 Sep
Mon, 10 Sep 02:53 UTCM 3.5 / 8 km - [info] (345 km)WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Mon, 10 Sep 10:56 UTCM 3.6 / 2 km - [info] (359 km)WESTERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
Halabja (Iraq) (71 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt it (via EMSC)
Thu, 13 Sep
Thu, 13 Sep 17:05 UTCM 4.1 / 75 km - [info] (363 km)WESTERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
(70.7 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (124 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Shaked like ass (via EMSC)
As Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (120 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt it Sulaimania (via EMSC)
Khanaqin (Iraq) (77 km W from epicenter)(no details): I fell it (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Wed, 19 Sep
Wed, 19 Sep 19:29 UTCM 4.3 / 90 km - [info] (403 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
(157.2 km SW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Thu, 20 Sep
Thu, 20 Sep 12:57 UTCM 3.5 / 12 km - [info] (350 km)WESTERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 24 Sep
Mon, 24 Sep 18:11 UTCM 3.7 / 12 km - [info] (354 km)IRAK
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
(86.2 km NE from epicenter) / MMI IX (Violent shaking) (via app)
Sun, 30 Sep
Sun, 30 Sep 23:49 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (344 km)Western Iran
[Map]
GFZ
As Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (151 km NW from epicenter)(no details): هةستمان پئ کرد (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (202 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Nothing felt (via EMSC)
Halabja (Iraq) (98 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I feeled just (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sat, 13 Oct
Sat, 13 Oct 19:20 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Wed, 17 Oct
Wed, 17 Oct 03:16 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (402 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
Khanaqin, Azaldı ban (14.5 km NW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (144 km E from epicenter)(no details): تو قصرشیرین صداش زیاد تر از لرزش بود (via EMSC)
Soran (Iraq) (262 km NW from epicenter)(no details): كان قويه (via EMSC)
Kalakin (Iraq) (129 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Strength 5-6 degrees and for 8-9 seconds (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sat, 20 Oct
Sat, 20 Oct 11:33 UTCM 3.6 / 9 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sun, 28 Oct
Sun, 28 Oct 07:01 UTCM 3.5 / 8 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Thu, 1 Nov
Thu, 1 Nov 16:35 UTCM 3.6 / 10 km - [info] (417 km)WESTERN IRAN
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 5 Nov
Mon, 5 Nov 20:32 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info] (385 km)Western Iran
[Map]
GFZ
western Iran / MMI V (Moderate shaking): This was caused by everyone praying and slamming their heads on the ground at the same time.
Baghdad (181.1 km SW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Paveh / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It was like some one cick the house.
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (779 km E from epicenter)(no details): ترسناک بود کاملا احساس کردم (via EMSC)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (231 km N from epicenter)(no details): خیلی شدید نبود (via EMSC)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (155 km NE from epicenter)(no details): ژنراتورهای ام.ایچ.دی سپاه در کرمانشاه فعال هستند. (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Thu, 15 Nov
Thu, 15 Nov 19:45 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Nov
Sat, 17 Nov 19:19 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (378 km)Western Iran
[Map]
GFZ
Mon, 19 Nov
Mon, 19 Nov 22:37 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info] (338 km)- 31km NNE of Sarpol-e Zahab, Iran
[Map]
USGS
Iraq, baghdad, alkarada / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt it with my family, it was qualm at first then started to be stronger but no damage was accrued.
Wed, 21 Nov
Wed, 21 Nov 07:47 UTCM 3.5 / 9 km - [info] (356 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Dehloran (Iraq) (231 km S from epicenter)(no details): هزه خفيفه (via EMSC)
Halabja (Iraq) (68 km N from epicenter)(no details): احساس شود (via EMSC)
Sun, 25 Nov (12 earthquakes)
Sun, 25 Nov 16:37 UTCM 6.2 / 10 km - [info] (378 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
(4094.9 km NW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Baghdad / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Khanaqin (30.2 km W from epicenter) / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Sarpol-e Z̄ahāb (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (20 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Very bad (via EMSC)
Erbil (Iraq) (261 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Bonjour,Effectivement, j'ai bien senti des vibrations et c'était effea (via EMSC)
Sulaymaniyah (Iraq) (139 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was sat watching TV, when I suddenly felt my sofa shake, I looked at my fish tank and the water was moving from side to side . Then the lights started moving and I felt the room shake. I was on the 8th floor of an apartment (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 25 Nov 17:01 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] (387 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Baghdad (Iraq) (157 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Nothing felt (via EMSC)
Province de Kermanshah (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (130 km E from epicenter)(no details): Nothing just we felt it (via EMSC)
Kalar (Iraq) (45 km NW from epicenter)(no details): كلار (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 25 Nov 17:09 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info] (388 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
Sulaymaniah / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was on the third floor but I couldn’t go downstairs cause I couldn’t stand on the stairs
(174.3 km NW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We are shaking (via app)
(368.5 km S from epicenter) / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (91 km NE from epicenter)(no details): حدود ده ثانیه طول کشید (via EMSC)
Tabrīz (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (428 km N from epicenter)(no details): تبریز هم احساس شد (via EMSC)
Pshdar (Iraq) (223 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt from Qaladze (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 25 Nov 17:21 UTCM 4.0 / 6 km - [info] (385 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
(175.7 km SW from epicenter) / MMI VII (Very strong shaking) (via app)
(630.5 km SSE from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Al-Shirqat (Iraq) (261 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Thank you (via EMSC)
Kirkuk (Iraq) (175 km NW from epicenter)(no details): هزة خفيفة (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (165 km SW from epicenter)(no details): The chandelier moved back and forth (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 25 Nov 17:27 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info] (398 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
iraq-erbil / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(131.5 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(128.1 km SW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Kufa (Iraq) (284 km S from epicenter)(no details): I am professor in the faculty. My specilist in an earthquake engineering. Please, if you have data recording and could send me for Iraq. Thank you so much. (via EMSC)
Tikrit (Iraq) (184 km W from epicenter)(no details): لم أحس بها لكن جيراني شعروا بها (via EMSC)
Kermānshāh (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (131 km E from epicenter)(no details): زلزله شدید احساس کردم برای مدت ۳۰ ثانیه (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 25 Nov 17:31 UTCM 4.1 / 2 km - [info] (369 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
(26.5 km SW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(189.7 km SW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(118.1 km N from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking): Same date of earthquake in 2017 (via app)
Ba'Quba (Iraq) (124 km SW from epicenter)(no details): شعرنا بالهزة في مدينة بعقوبة وكانت واضحة (via EMSC)
Būkān (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (231 km N from epicenter)(no details): WTF (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (171 km SW from epicenter)(no details): The house started shaking! (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 25 Nov 20:42 UTCM 4.3 / 60 km - [info] (412 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Baghdad alqadisiya / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(141 km SW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
بعقوبة (Iraq) (97 km W from epicenter)(no details): كانت قوية جدا خرجنا مسرعين الئ الشارع (via EMSC)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (280 km E from epicenter)(no details): I felt it! (via EMSC)
Khanaqin (Iraq) (35 km NW from epicenter)(no details): هزة قوية (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 25 Nov 20:56 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (419 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
Mahboulah, Kuwat / MMI III (Weak shaking): Very weak. I'm in high rise Apartment building near the coast.
(431.3 km SE from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (287 km E from epicenter)(no details): I felt it, it wasnt strong! (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (133 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Did not woke me up (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (129 km SW from epicenter)(no details): شعرنا بها بقوة (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 25 Nov 21:58 UTCM 3.9 / 11 km - [info] (387 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Khanaqin (Iraq) (23 km W from epicenter)(no details): محسينه بي (via EMSC)
Sun, 25 Nov 22:16 UTCM 3.6 / 11 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Sun, 25 Nov 22:28 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info] (394 km)- 46km WSW of Sarpol-e Zahab, Iran
[Map]
USGS
(146.1 km SW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Sun, 25 Nov 23:00 UTCM 4.7 / 80 km - [info] (371 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
(0.8 km NE from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Rwanduz / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kalar (28.3 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (171 km NE from epicenter)(no details): به طور واضح حس شد. (via EMSC)
Khanaqin (Iraq) (44 km W from epicenter)(no details): دوران (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (153 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Felt nothing (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Mon, 26 Nov
Mon, 26 Nov 00:10 UTCM 3.6 / 9 km - [info] (387 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
(171.3 km SW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was shopping and i could see the trees and tables were shaking. I couldn't move a single step that time.
Mon, 26 Nov 00:38 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (402 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
eastern Iraq / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): No need to worry, these are just the left over bombs from the ISIS suicide bombing camp that are going off.
(163 km SW from epicenter) / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(151 km SW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Read all reports
Mon, 26 Nov 01:19 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (399 km)Iran-Iraq Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
(83.8 km E from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It was scary (via app)
(225.9 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Dehlorān (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (235 km SE from epicenter)(no details): wow (via EMSC)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (135 km E from epicenter)(no details): I feel that (via EMSC)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (897 km E from epicenter)(no details): وحشتناک بود (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Tue, 27 Nov
Tue, 27 Nov 06:36 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Tue, 27 Nov 11:11 UTCM 3.8 / 13 km - [info] (398 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Teheran (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (563 km E from epicenter)(no details): Hope I'm wrong (via EMSC)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (517 km E from epicenter)(no details): این سرنوشت این منطقه است و کاری نمیشه کرد طبیعت طبق ذات خود عمل می کند این زلزله ها ادامه دارند این ما انسانها هستیم که باید فکری به حال مقاوم سازی خانه ها بگیریم یا اگر نمی توانیم این منطقه را ترک کنیم (via EMSC)
Kirkuk (Iraq) (173 km NW from epicenter)(no details): هزه خفيفه حسيت بيه 10:27 دقيقه ليلا كركوك (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Tue, 27 Nov 23:50 UTCM 4.3 / 2 km - [info] (391 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Kirkuk (Iraq) (175 km NW from epicenter)(no details): لقد خفت (via EMSC)
Thu, 29 Nov
Thu, 29 Nov 04:18 UTCM 3.5 / 2 km - [info] (380 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Baghdad / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Furniture was moving
Baghdad (Iraq) (178 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Nothing felt (via EMSC)
Thu, 29 Nov 13:16 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info]- 17km SW of Sarpol-e Zahab, Iran[Map]USGS
Fri, 30 Nov
Fri, 30 Nov 06:46 UTCM 3.8 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Tue, 4 Dec
Tue, 4 Dec 17:23 UTCM 3.7 / 12 km - [info] (406 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (44 km E from epicenter)(no details): گیلانغرب لرزید (via EMSC)
Khanaqin (Iraq) (28 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Yes (via EMSC)
Tue, 4 Dec 17:32 UTCM 3.6 / 12 km - [info] (406 km) IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Baghdad (Iraq) (148 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Nothing felt (via EMSC)
Baghdad (Iraq) (148 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Nothing felt (via EMSC)
Khanaqin (Iraq) (45 km W from epicenter)(no details): شعرت بالهزة (via EMSC)
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