Iran-Iraq Earthquake: Understanding Both the Causes and Remedies to Build Resilience In a year that has so far seen a below-average seven M7+ earthquakes globally . Quite the same Wikipedia. Released: Nov. 15, 2017, Last updated: Mar. Ben Reynolds December 08, 2017. Just better.

The earthquake was the deadliest of 2017, and one of the year's strongest. 2017 Iran–Iraq earthquake.

Iran-Iraq earthquake death toll climbs to more than 400 This article is more than 2 years old Rescuers battle to find survivors trapped under collapsed buildings after the 7.3-magnitude quake

5, 2018 Japanese version of this page Summary A large earthquake (Mw 7.3, USGS) occurred near the Iran-Iraq border on November 12, 2017.

On 12 November 2017 at 18:18 UTC, an earthquake with a moment magnitude of 7.3 occurred on the Iran–Iraq border, with the Iraqi Kurdish city of Halabja, and the Kurdish dominated places of Ezgeleh, Salas-e Babajani County, Kermanshah Province in Iran, closest to the epicentre, 30 kilometres south of the city of Halabja, Iraqi Kurdistan. More than 450 people have been killed, with thousands more reported injured.

The deadliest earthquake of 2017 struck Iran and Iraq late Sunday evening, rocking the two countries and killing at least 402 people. Dozens of people were killed in the two countries and hundreds more injured, according to local officials. Early reports indicate the town of Sarpol-e Zahab suffered severe damage, with surrounding areas in the mountainous region isolated by landslides. A 7.3 magnitude earthquake and several aftershocks have struck on the border of Iran and Iraq. In a year that has so far seen a below-average seven M7+ earthquakes globally, the Mw 7.3 earthquake that struck the mountainous Iran-Iraq border region late evening local time on Sunday … On November 12th, 2017, a 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck near the Iran-Iraq border in northwest Iran. 2017 Iran–Iraq earthquake.