A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Mandali in Iraq. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 45.818 East, latitude 33.5771 North, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/04/19 / 2019-04-01 10:07:24 / April 1, 2019 @ 10:07 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000k8fr. Id of event: us2000k8fr. The temblor was picked up at 13:07:24 / 1:07 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
The epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Īlām (c. 140 900 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Sarpol-e Z̄ahāb (c. 51 600 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Al Miqdādīyah (c. 50 700 pop), 102 km (63 miles) from Al ‘Azīzīyah (c. 44 800 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Mandalī (c. 29 800 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Mehrān (c. 11 800 pop). Nearby country/countries, Iraq (c. 29 672 000 pop), Iran (c. 76 923 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Al ‘Azīzīyah, Sarpol-e Z̄ahāb, Al Miqdādīyah.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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