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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Western Iran on Monday, 8 July 2019

This quake was likely a foreshock of the M 5.7 quake: 伊朗 (Iran) on Mon, 8 Jul 07h00, which followed after 0 minutes.
Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - Western Iran on Monday, 8 July 2019
Jul 8 07:12: Magnitude recalculated from 5.7 to 5.5.
Jul 8 07:26: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 5.3.
Date & time: Monday, 8 July 2019 07:00 UTC
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.83°N / 49.53°E (Iran)
Nearest volcano: Damavand (521 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5.6*10^12 J (1.56 GWh / 1344 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 8 Jul 2019 (6 earthquakes)
Mon, 8 Jul 07:00 UTCM 5.7 / 10 kmWestern IranEMSC
Mon, 8 Jul 07:00 UTCM 5.6 / 10 kmWestern IranGeoAu
Mon, 8 Jul 07:00 UTCM 5.8 / 10 kmWestern IranBMKG
Mon, 8 Jul 07:00 UTCM 5.7 / 17 km19 km of Masjed soleiman, Khuzestan (Iran)IRSC
Mon, 8 Jul 07:00 UTCM 5.7 / 10 km28km SE of Masjed Soleyman, IranUSGS
Mon, 8 Jul 07:00 UTCM 5.7 / 10 km伊朗 (Iran)CEIC

"I felt it" reports:
Jubail, Saudi Arabia / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Very weak shaking the office chair in the sixth floor. Others in lowers floors, did not feel it.
(332.5 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Burlington / not felt: I didnt feel it in canada.
Dammam / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt it while im sitting in my office at 7th floor.
kuwait / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
29.339574, 48.014477 / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was sitting in my chair at office then the chair suddenly started shaking as it's misaligned.
Jubail, Saudi Arabia / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt weak shaking when i was resting in bed
BASRA / MMI III (Weak shaking): FEEL WAVE 2 TIME IN BASRA
basra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kuwait / MMI IV (Light shaking)
jubail city / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Yasuj (204.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We have a distance of 200 km from the center of EQ. It lasted for 5 seconds with a moderate severity.
(1484.2 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
(224.8 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): I felt the bed is shaking like i was on a ship (via app)
Kuwait city / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ahvaz / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Jubail, Saudi Arabia / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Very weak shaking the office chair in the sixth floor. Others in lowers floors, did not feel it.
kuwait city / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Kuwait city / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(316.4 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kuwait city / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kuwait / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Laptops were shaking for almost 3 4 seconds.
Kuwait / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Head felt wobbly.
(328.6 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(347.9 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): My bed was swaying and lights in my room. It lasted a long time.
kuwait, salmyia / MMI IV (Light shaking): Desk and lamps shook for half a min. Very noticable and felt.
Kuwait City / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(315 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Sabah Al Salem, Kuwait / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Kuwait city (317.1 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kuwait City / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(462.4 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
(316.5 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
Iraq Basra / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Just felt the steady swaying for about 5 seconds then it subsided.
Mahboula, Kuwait / MMI II (Very weak shaking): On 12th floor of building in Mahboula, Kuwait.
Salmiya / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I was here in the gym, i felt some shake at first i thought it was just me exhausted but when i checked everyone else felt it
Kuwait (329.8 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Sharq city, kuwait / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(311 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
basra / MMI IV (Light shaking): short
(923.2 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
Baghdad (Iraq) (509 km W from epicenter)(no details): Nothing felt (via EMSC)
Umm Hurair 2 (United Arab Emirates) (924 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Nothing (via EMSC)
Kuwait City (Kuwait) (312 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Lasted about 30 seconds (via EMSC)
Masjed Soleymān (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (26 km NW from epicenter)(no details): زلزله وحشتناکی بود ، بدتر از اون پس لرزه ها و ترس و دلهره س (via EMSC)
(Kuwait) (331 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Short and low intensity tremors (via EMSC)
Ahmadi (Kuwait) (327 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Was on the 10th floor of an Apartment Building. Felt swaying side to side like a pendulum. ( apx 4 cm ) (via EMSC)
Kuwait City (Kuwait) (312 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It was slight tremor. Nothing major to experience here in Kuwait. (via EMSC)
Mosul (Iraq) (727 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I'M SO NOT FELL MOSUL SOUTH IN Fine (via EMSC)
Hafr Al Batin (Saudi Arabia) (510 km SW from epicenter)(no details): هزة خفيفه جدا (via EMSC)
Ahmadi (Kuwait) (335 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It seemed to kast for a very long time. Like well iver a minute (via EMSC)
(Kuwait) (331 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I was on my office (via EMSC)
(Kuwait) (331 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I felt shaking (via EMSC)
Kuwait City (Kuwait) (312 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Am on the 26th floor of an office tower. Felt it shake twice, with a gap of about 30 seconds in between. (via EMSC)
Hawally (Kuwait) (311 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Building shaking (via EMSC)
Ahvāz (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (101 km SW from epicenter)(no details): be coolblood-dont be scary (via EMSC)
Ahvāz (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (101 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It last for about 20 sec. (via EMSC)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (99 km SW from epicenter)(no details): خیلی شدید بود آیا احتمال پس لرزه هم هست (via EMSC)
Bakersfield (United States of America) (12466 km W from epicenter)(no details): Nothing (via EMSC)
(Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (361 km NW from epicenter)(no details): زلزله کاملا در شهر کرمانشاه احساس شد (via EMSC)
(Kuwait) (331 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Our building was kind of shaking and felt it clearly. (via EMSC)
Ahmadi (Kuwait) (328 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Last about ten seconds (via EMSC)
Farwaniyah (Kuwait) (325 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Slight shaking of our flat in jaleed Al shuyoukh (via EMSC)
Farwaniyah (Kuwait) (321 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Mild shaking of the floor and beds in Khaitan, Kuwait. (via EMSC)
Farwaniyah (Kuwait) (321 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Earthquake felt in Khaitan, Kuwait (via EMSC)
Hawally (Kuwait) (319 km SW from epicenter)(no details): لاحظت الثريا تتحرك مع احساس بالدوخة (via EMSC)
Hawally (Kuwait) (314 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Laying in bed. Felt the bed shake as if someone was shaking it. Light fixtures hanging from the ceiling were visibly moving. (via EMSC)
Hawally (Kuwait) (313 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Felt in Kuwait region for about 10 seconds (via EMSC)
Kuwait (Kuwait) (312 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Everything was shaking, aquarium, lights etc (via EMSC)
Kuwait City (Kuwait) (312 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I feel it slowly (via EMSC)
Kuwait (Kuwait) (312 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It was mild (via EMSC)
Kuwait City (Kuwait) (312 km SW from epicenter)(no details): lasted for 15-20 seconds. 7th floor office building on gulf road, felt it clearly (via EMSC)
Kuwait City (Kuwait) (312 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Mild shaking for about about 30 seconds or so (via EMSC)
Kuwait City (Kuwait) (312 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Mild sway (via EMSC)
(Kuwait) (311 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Felt it for around 30 seconds (via EMSC)
Kuwait (Kuwait) (310 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Felt tremor kuwait (via EMSC)
Al Basrah (Iraq) (222 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I feel in basra (via EMSC)
Al Qurna (Iraq) (203 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Felt tremors for 30 seconds in Majnoon oil field in Iraq (via EMSC)
Al Qurna (Iraq) (203 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Very mild shaking of the chairs (via EMSC)
Ahvāz (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (101 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Oll of people com to street. (via EMSC)
Ahvāz (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) (101 km SW from epicenter)(no details): در اهواز به شدت زیاد و بی سایقه حس شد. انشاالله نماز آیات یادمون نره. ظهور آقا امام زمان صلوات. (via EMSC)

 

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