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Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Iran-Iraq Border Region on Monday, 18 August 2014

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Iran-Iraq Border Region on Monday, 18 August 2014

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - Iran-Iraq Border Region on Monday, 18 August 2014
Aug 18 08:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.6 to 5.7.
Date & time: Mon, 18 Aug 05:25:52 UTC
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.73°N / 47.83°E (Iran)
Nearest volcano: Damavand (544 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
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- Merci!.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 18 Aug 2014
Mon, 18 Aug 05:25 UTCM 5.7 / 10 km IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 05:25 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km45km E of Dehloran, Iran[Map]USGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
kuwait, abu halifa / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Abu Halifa Kuwait / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Baghdad / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mangaf, Kuwait / MMI IV (Light shaking): It was around 5.35 AM Kuwait Time, when both my wife and I noticed shaking of our bed and woke up. We also heard dangling sounds of AC ducts. It lasted for about 10 secs
farwaniya kuwait / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was lying on sofa with my head resting on Wall and talking to my wife. I started feeling it's moving. Then I looked at lamp, plants they were moving I told my wife is earthquake and start reciting.
susangerd / MMI IV (Light shaking): i was talking on the phone i felt i slept for a second.
khobar, Saudi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kuwait fahaheel / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Basrah (Iraq) (231 km S from epicenter)(no details): I fell the morning one at 5,30 am Aug. 18/2014 (via EMSC)
(Iran) (159 km S from epicenter)(no details): Saw my towel in the bathroom swading back and forth after this one. 5 -10 sec long (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 18 Aug 05:32 UTCM 4.4 / 11 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 05:52 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 05:57 UTCM 3.6 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 05:59 UTCM 3.8 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 06:27 UTCM 3.8 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 06:31 UTCM 3.8 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 06:34 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 06:50 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 06:59 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 07:54 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 08:05 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 18 Aug 08:42 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 08:49 UTCM 3.6 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 08:57 UTCM 3.5 / 8 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 09:02 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 09:37 UTCM 3.5 / 14 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 09:51 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 10:03 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 10:14 UTCM 3.7 / 9 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 10:18 UTCM 3.6 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 11:01 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info]Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 18 Aug 11:06 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 11:23 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 18 Aug 11:51 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info]Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 18 Aug 12:26 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 12:40 UTCM 3.6 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 13:16 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 13:45 UTCM 3.5 / 9 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 13:50 UTCM 3.6 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 14:32 UTCM 3.6 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 15:23 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 15:25 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 16:13 UTCM 3.7 / 11 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 16:47 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 17:40 UTCM 4.5 / 2 km - [info]4.5 IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 18:08 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km - [info]Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 18 Aug 18:28 UTCM 3.8 / 18 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 18:36 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 18:55 UTCM 4.5 / 75 km - [info]Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 18 Aug 19:09 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info]Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 18 Aug 19:09 UTCM 3.8 / 2 km - [info]WESTERN IRAN[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 19:13 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 19:38 UTCM 4.5 / 95 km - [info]Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 18 Aug 19:46 UTCM 4.1 / 2 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 20:19 UTCM 4.0 / 14 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 20:38 UTCM 3.8 / 1 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 21:24 UTCM 4.0 / 2 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 21:44 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]Iran-Iraq Border Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 18 Aug 21:54 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Aug 22:04 UTCM 3.6 / 14 km - [info] IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC

 

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