last update to page: November 12 2017 20:03:18 (UTC).

Magnitude 7.3 Earthquake: Iran-iraq Border Region

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Sun Nov 12th 2017 18:18:18 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 7.3 mww) located in Iran-iraq Border Region. Seismic region Western Asia.

The epicentral distance (i.e. distance separating the location to the epicenter) to the closest station WRDG in the network is 12,177.1 km.

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Details

Time:Sun Nov 12th 2017 18:18:18 (UTC)
Magnitude:7.3 mww
Location:(34.9568,45.7923)
Depth:25.0 km
Author:USGS:us
evid,orid:1494404,1555307
nass,ndef:44,0
Authoritative:y

Proximity to Population Centers

Event and active stations

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

Seismic waveforms for closest station

Closest station with identified signal. Not filtered.

Seismic waveforms for vertical channels in network

Subset of several stations close to the event. Not filtered.

Signal description at some stations

STA_CHANDeltaS-E azPhase TimeSNRTimeResModelAutharid
KNW_HHZ109.40215.14Pdiff1510511566.1111-13.427iasp91dbp:jtytell:1731584660
PFO_HHZ109.44515.36Pdiff1510511566.1928-13.315iasp91dbp:jtytell:1731584664
RHIL_HHZ109.45415.1Pdiff1510511566.5903-13.673iasp91dbp:jtytell:1731584668
RRSP_HHZ109.46815.13Pdiff1510511566.2361-13.257iasp91dbp:jtytell:1731584669
TMSP_HHZ109.48615.18Pdiff1510511566.9051-13.844iasp91dbp:jtytell:1731584670
RDM_HHZ109.51215.04Pdiff1510511566.6999-13.524iasp91dbp:jtytell:1731584671
TRO_HHZ109.52315.4Pdiff1510511567.1003-13.878iasp91dbp:jtytell:1731584673
WMC_HHZ109.52915.19pPdiff1510511567.4929-1-3.946iasp91dbp:jtytell:1731584676
SND_HHZ109.53615.24pPdiff1510511567.3799-1-4.092iasp91dbp:jtytell:1731584677
CRY_HHZ109.55115.14Pdiff1510511567.1528-13.807iasp91dbp:jtytell:1731584678
FRD_HHZ109.58915.26Pdiff1510511567.4794-13.961iasp91dbp:jtytell:1731584679
BZN_HHZ109.60715.2Pdiff1510511567.1314-13.537iasp91dbp:jtytell:1731584680
LVA2_HHZ109.71815.3Pdiff1510511567.3419-13.251iasp91dbp:jtytell:1731584684
SMER_HHZ109.74814.78Pdiff1510511567.144-12.922iasp91dbp:jtytell:1731584685
MONP2_HHZ110.13115.46pPdiff1510511570.0222-1-4.087iasp91dbp:jtytell:1731584690
CPE_HHZ110.28414.89Pdiff1510511569.1696-12.569iasp91dbp:jtytell:1731584692

External resources

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