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Iraq: Earthquake: 2017/11/12 Country Information on DRR

Period 2017/11/12
Country or District Iraq
Event Type Earthquake
Outline A 7.3-magnitude earthquake hit 19 miles (30km) southwest of Halabja near the northern border region between Iran and Iraq on November 12.There have been nine reported fatalities.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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UNOCHA 2017/11/14
There have been nine reported fatalities and over 550 people injured in Iraq as a result of the earthquake, according to the Kurdish Regional Government (KRG).

DG ECHO 2017/1/13
In Iraq, the Kurdish Regional authorities have reported 7 deaths. 321 individuals have received medical assistance.

Geographycal Data

DG ECHO 2017/11/13
Iran, Iraq | 7.3 M Earthquake - DG ECHO Daily map | 13/11/2017

WFP 2017/11/14
Earthquake in Sulaymaniyah, Iraq. 32km SSW of Halabjah. Magnitude: 7.2 Depth: 33.94 (12 November 2017)


International Charter 2017/11/12
Earthquake in Iraq