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M 5.5 in Iran, Islamic Republic of on 11 Jan 2018 06:59 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Earthquake impact
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Earthquake event

  • Magnitude: 5.5 M
  • Depth: 10 km (very shallow)
  • Source: NEIC NEIC us2000ci3s
  • Location (latitude/longitude): 33.7636, 45.7491
  • Time (UTC): 11 Jan 2018 06:59:31
  • Time (ECT): 11 Jan 2018 07:59:31
  • INFORM Coping capacity: 6.9 (IRQ)

Event time line

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AlertShake
ID
ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax
mmi
Date event (UTC)Date shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1193846 33.763600/45.749100 5.5 10 6.42 11 Jan 2018 06:59 11 Jan 2018 07:21 00:21 (new episode)
2 0.01 1193846 33.763600/45.749100 5.5 10 6.33 11 Jan 2018 06:59 11 Jan 2018 09:02 02:03 (upd of #1)

(*) Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale

Earthquake impact details

The earthquake happened in Iran, Islamic Republic of ,of Bakhtaran (population 1,899,338) .

The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Population

Population in major intensity
Intensity Population
<1000 people
19000 people

Affected provinces

Region Province Country Population
Bakhtaran Iran, Islamic Republic of <1000 people
Ilam Iran, Islamic Republic of <1000 people
Diyala Iraq <1000 people
Bakhtaran Iran, Islamic Republic of <1000 people
Ilam Iran, Islamic Republic of 1100 people
Diyala Iraq 17000 people
Bakhtaran Iran, Islamic Republic of 55000 people
Ilam Iran, Islamic Republic of 80000 people
Diyala Iraq 510000 people
Wasit Iraq 29000 people
Baghdad Iraq <1000 people
Bakhtaran Iran, Islamic Republic of 1.9 million people
Ilam Iran, Islamic Republic of 500000 people
Diyala Iraq 970000 people
Wasit Iraq 1.1 million people
Baghdad Iraq 8.7 million people
As Sulaymaniyah Iraq 770000 people
Lorestan Iran, Islamic Republic of 510000 people
Salah ad Din Iraq 860000 people
Maysan Iraq 940000 people
Babil Iraq 1.9 million people
Kordestan Iran, Islamic Republic of 760000 people
Al Anbar Iraq 500000 people
Al Qadisiyah Iraq 1.2 million people
Karbala' Iraq 680000 people
At Ta'min Iraq 1.1 million people
Hamadan Iran, Islamic Republic of 180000 people
Dhi Qar Iraq 1.4 million people
An Najaf Iraq 1 million people
Al Muthanna Iraq 630000 people
Khuzestan Iran, Islamic Republic of 690000 people
Arbil Iraq 21000 people
Ninawa Iraq 21000 people
Markazi Iran, Islamic Republic of <1000 people
Al Basrah Iraq 43000 people

Affected cities (first 100 records)

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Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Sumar Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 15 km
Chaman Bowli Ilam Iran Village5 - 15 km
Mandali Diyalá Iraq Village4 30000 people 18 km
Dhu Shaykh Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 22 km
Jisar Naft Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 33 km
Naft-e Shah Kermanshah Iran Village4 - 35 km
Tursaq Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 36 km
Zarneh Ilam Iran Village5 - 44 km
Gilan-e Gharb Kermanshah Iran Village4 - 45 km
Kalak Ilam Iran Village5 - 45 km
Chaulak Ilam Iran Village5 - 47 km
Dartut Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 52 km
Mashiqeh Ilam Iran Village5 - 52 km
Kani Masi Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 57 km
'Awwad al 'Atruz Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 57 km
Kharbut Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 59 km
Sumayr al Muhammad Diyala Iraq Village5 - 61 km
Rus Diyala Iraq Village5 - 62 km
Masmud Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 67 km
Nawdoman Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 68 km
Tolafarush Diyalá Iraq City - 73 km
Zurbatiyah Wasit Iraq Village5 - 74 km
As Sa'diyah Diyalá Iraq Village4 - 74 km
Al Mansuriyah Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 75 km
Badrah Wasit Iraq Village5 - 78 km
Al Miqdadiyah Diyalá Iraq City - 80 km
Kan'an Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 84 km
Jangah Wasit Iraq Village5 - 84 km
Jubur Sharrad Wasit Iraq Village5 - 84 km
Abu Saydah Saghirah Diyala Iraq Village5 - 86 km
Jassan Wasit Iraq Village5 - 90 km
Geleh Jar Ilam Iran Village5 - 55 km
Kani Sakht Wasit Iraq Village5 - 63 km
Ilam Ilam Iran City 140000 people 64 km
Korkul Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 67 km
Mosammad Qoli Ilam Iran Village5 - 68 km
Amirabad Ilam Iran Village5 - 70 km
Nasrabad Seyyed Asmad Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 72 km
Konjan Cham Ilam Iran Village5 - 73 km
Karand Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 73 km
Shireh Cheqa Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 73 km
Kali Kali Ilam Iran Village5 - 77 km
Pol-e Zohab Kermanshah Iran Village4 - 78 km
Mehran Ilam Iran Village5 11000 people 82 km
Eslamabad-e Gharb Kermanshah Iran Village4 - 82 km
Chengoreh Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 84 km
Qasr-e Shirin Kermanshah Iran Village4 - 85 km
Malek Shahi Ilam Iran Village5 - 86 km
Cheqad Kabud Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 87 km
Buhilab Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 88 km
Arkvaz Ilam Iran Village5 - 89 km
Bimush Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 89 km
Gahvareh Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 90 km
Qal'eh Badri Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 91 km
Pardul Ilam Iran Village5 - 92 km
Hasanabad Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 95 km
Chenar Bashi Ilam Iran Village5 - 97 km
Shaykh Lankar As Sulaymaniyah Iraq Village5 - 99 km
Juspa Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 100 km
'Emarat Ilam Iran Village5 - 101 km
Ba'qubah Diyala Iraq City - 102 km
Sarab-e Harasam Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 103 km
Musammad Amin Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 104 km
Qarah Tappah Diyala Iraq Village4 - 104 km
Mish Rangin Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 108 km
Sar Tang Ilam Iran Village5 - 109 km
Angilise Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 110 km
Changuleh Ilam Iran Village5 - 110 km
Gorashala Diyala Iraq Village5 - 111 km
Kahfri Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 113 km
Kuzaran Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 113 km
Bani Sad Diyala Iraq Village5 - 114 km
Al Aziziyah Wasit Iraq Village4 - 114 km
Al Khalis Diyalá Iraq City - 114 km
Haji Lar Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 115 km
Bavisi Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 116 km
Bagsaya Wasit Iraq Village4 - 117 km
Kolm-e Pa'in Ilam Iran Village5 - 118 km
Hasan Bin Masmud Diyala Iraq Village5 - 120 km
Qasr Hamid Wasit Iraq Village5 - 120 km
Al Bir Diyala Iraq Village5 - 121 km
'Ali Wasit Iraq Village5 - 121 km
Az Zubaydiyah Wasit Iraq Village4 - 124 km
Al Jadidah Diyalá Iraq Village4 - 124 km
Al Mansuriya Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 124 km
Jamil al 'Imran Salah ad Din Iraq Village5 - 124 km
Musammad al Khalaf Baghdad Iraq Village5 - 125 km
Sar Qal'ah Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 126 km
Chay Khanah Diyala Iraq Village5 - 126 km
Al A'zamiyah Baghdad Iraq City - 126 km
Kifri Diyalá Iraq Village4 33000 people 127 km
Abd Allah al 'Aba'iki Salah ad Din Iraq Village5 - 127 km
Hawijah Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 128 km
Doidan Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 128 km
Malkhatabi Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 128 km
Aradhi Summar Wasit Iraq Village5 - 128 km
Maydan Diyalá Iraq Village5 - 128 km
Cheshmeh Mahi Lorestan Iran Village5 - 128 km
Al Ghuwayshiyah Wasit Iraq Village5 - 129 km
Sayyd Abd al Karim Wasit Iraq Village5 - 129 km
Ravansar Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 130 km
Sal Man Pak Diyala Iraq Village4 - 131 km
Qal'eh Mashkara Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 131 km
Chabbab Wasit Iraq Village5 - 132 km
Mirmirah Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 132 km
Baghdad Baghdad Iraq Capital 5.6 million people 133 km
Mansur al Kan As Sulaymaniyah Iraq Village5 - 133 km
Husayr Hafi Wasit Iraq Village5 - 133 km
Khalaf al Ja'ata Salah ad Din Iraq Village5 - 133 km
Do Cheqa Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 134 km
Muhammad Salih Babil Iraq Village5 - 135 km
Kermanshah Kermanshah Iran City 710000 people 135 km
Kut Barrage Wasit Iraq Village5 - 137 km
An Nu'maniyah Wasit Iraq Village4 - 138 km
'Arab 'Abd Allah Wasit Iraq Village5 - 140 km
Al Kut Wasit Iraq City - 140 km
Hajjan Alu Wasit Iraq Village5 - 140 km
'Ammeh Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 141 km
Dom Rastan Lorestan Iran Village5 - 141 km
Bi'r Musammad Babil Iraq Village5 - 142 km
Bara Saiyid Ahmed Lorestan Iran Village5 - 142 km
Shayk Sa'd Wasit Iraq Village5 - 143 km
Hawshat al 'Amir Wasit Iraq Village5 - 144 km
Pasgah-e Nasreyan Ilam Iran Village5 - 145 km
Hamamiyat Salah ad Din Iraq Village5 - 145 km
Al Faysaliyah Wasit Iraq Village5 - 145 km
Kani 'Ubayd As Sulaymaniyah Iraq Village5 - 145 km
Cheqa Kabud Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 145 km
Taq-e Bostan Kermanshah Iran Village5 - 145 km
Shamakh Salah ad Din Iraq Village5 - 147 km
Mahdi al Kammun Salah ad Din Iraq Village5 - 148 km

Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

Nearby and affected airports
Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Subakhu 76 0
Ilam 1385 Civ. Paved Yes 8800
Shahabad Highway Strip 1326 0
Salum 58 0
Baqubah 41 0
Khan Bani Sad 37 0
Rasheed 32 0
Balad Southeast 50 0
Asim Al Muhammad 40 0
Baghdad Muthenna 34 0
Shayka Mazhar 26 0
Al Taji 37 0
Ubaydah Bin Al Jarrah 20 0
Samarra East 79 0
Kermanshah KSH 1313 Civ. Paved Yes 11200
An Numaniyah 24 0
Qasr Tall Mihl 35 0
Baghdad International SDA 34 0
Al Iskandariyah New 41 0
Tuz Khurmatu 175 0
Shaykh Hantush Hwy Strip 23 0
Abdanan 793 0
Karbala Northeast 37 0
Kut Al Hayy East 14 0
Sanandaj SDG 1373 Civ. Paved Yes 8100
Tikrit East 96 0
Al Taqaddum 76 0
Habbaniyah 44 0
Tikrit South 101 0
Tal Ashtah New 191 0
Qalat Sikar 14 0
Al Sahra 139 0
Kirkuk KIK 350 0
Nejef New 35 0
K 1 305 0
Al Fathah 192 0
Amara New 10 0
K 2 130 0
Al Muhammadi 122 0
Dezful Highway Strip 119 0
Dezful DEF 152 Mil. Paved No 12800
Qalat Salih 14 0
Tallil 6 0



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