Strong Earthquake Iran-Iraq Border Region 18-Aug-14 (E142300232)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.2 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-08-18T02:32:05.260Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 32.739°N, 47.670°E
  • Seismic Region: 29 – Western Asia
  • Seismic Geo Area: 3460 – Iran-Iraq Border Region
  • Earthquake depth: 10.0 km
  • Distances:
    1. 36km (22mi) SE of Abdanan, Iran
    2. 37km (22mi) E of Dehloran, Iran
    3. 78km (48mi) WNW of Dezful, Iran
    4. 81km (50mi) NW of Shush, Iran
    5. 312km (193mi) ESE of Baghdad, Iraq
  • Tsunamigenic: No
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usb000s3np

Mag 6+ events in region in the last 20 years ~500 miles radius of the event (Max 100) from IRIS
(The current event may not appear for a few minutes or so after the time.)
The above events in the IRIS Earthquake Browser 3D viewer


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One Response to Strong Earthquake Iran-Iraq Border Region 18-Aug-14 (E142300232)

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