Earthquake information: Strong Mag. 5.6 Earthquake – 8.6 km southeast of Khowy, West Azerbaijan, Iran on Wednesday October 5, 2022 at 03:51 (GMT +3:30)

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Yerevan (188 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Lying on my bed, I felt going from side to side. My roommate also felt the same. | 16 users found this interesting.

Urmia (109.3 km S of epicenter) [Map] / slight shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal rocking (lateral) / 5-10 s : Woke me up from sleep at the very beginning, and sure enough, after a second or 2 the lamps started swinging | 11 users found this interesting.

Tabriz, Iran / slight shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibration / 15-20 s : It was terrifying. No noise from the ground, but the house kept making noise like creaking. | 9 users found this interesting. (reported via our app)

Tabriz / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibration / 20-30 s : I was asleep and suddenly an earthquake woke me up. It was long. And now I can see people through the window, sitting their cars outside, because they were afraid of the intensity of the earthquake! | 6 users found this interesting.

Tabriz, home, / slight shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 5-10 s : It woke me up, hearing the effect on the building. I got out of bed. Then I heard crows flying and cawing. I turned on the lights and saw the chandelier sway. | 6 users found this interesting.

Naxcivan / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibration / 5-10 s : The hotel shook for 10 seconds. We were on the 5th floor. | 7 users found this interesting. (reported via our app)

Yerevan, (191 km NNW from the epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / Horizontal swing (lateral) / 1-2 s : Woke up, slight shaking, same feeling as a few years ago in Mexico | 5 users found this interesting.

Yerevan / Low shaking (MMI III) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s : Почувствовала слабую вибрацию и лёгкий толчок… | 4 users found this interesting.

Yerevan, Armenia (193.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / Very low shaking (MMI II) / horizontal rocking (lateral) / 5-10 s : Lying in my bed when I felt my bed and the walls moving. Lasted almost 10 seconds. | 4 users found this interesting.

İraninano-Turkey border KAPIKÖY (62.4 km W of the epicentre) [Map] / Slight Shake (MMI IV) / 5-10 sec : I was sleeping and shaking my bed up and down | 3 users found this interesting.

Tabriz (129.4 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / slight shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal rocking (lateral) / 5-10 s : Build a creak and shake hanging objects like lights | 3 users found this interesting.

urmia, iran (105.6 km south of epicenter) [Map] / Low shake (MMI III) / Single side shake / 1-2 s : slight shaking 2 seconds maybe | 3 users found this interesting.

Marand / Moderate Shake (MMI V) / single vertical bump / 2-5 sec : I hear a scary wind voice after the earthquake | 3 users found this interesting.

Turkey from Van (145.1 km west of epicenter) [Map] / Light Shake (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 10-15 sec : I can speak little English | 2 users found this interesting.

near Ordubad, Nakhchivan (113 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / Mild Agitation (MMI IV) : Спал и проснулся | 2 users found this interesting.

Urmia / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / Horizontal swing (lateral) / 1-2 minutes : We were sleeping in a dorm and we all woke up horrified by her shaking. | 2 users found this interesting.

Urmia / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / Horizontal swing (lateral) / 1-2 minutes : We were sleeping in a dorm and we all woke up horrified by her shaking. | 2 users found this interesting.

Yerevan / Weak shaking (MMI III) / Horizontal swing (lateral) / 1-2 s : Weak shaking | 2 users found this interesting.

Armenian Komitas (193.8 km northwest of epicenter) [Map] / Very low shaking (MMI II) / Simple lateral shaking / 5-10 s : 3 times shaking the bed while I slept | One user found this interesting.

Yerevan (195.3 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt : I was sleeping and I felt nothing | One user found this interesting.

Yerevan, Armenia / Very low shaking (MMI II) / horizontal rocking (lateral) / 10-15 s : Swinging on the 7th floor of the hotel | One user found this interesting.

Sisian, Armenia / Slight shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibration / 10-15 s : Woke us up and felt really intense. | One user found this interesting.

Yerevan (188 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Lying on my bed, I felt going from side to side. My roommate also felt the same.

Yerevan (193.4 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / slight shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal rocking (lateral) / 5-10 s

Urmia, West Azarbyjan (103.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / Very low agitation (MMI II)

Maragheh (164.6 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / slight shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal rocking (lateral) / 10-15 s

Dzoraghbyur, Kotayk (190.5 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / Moderate agitation (MMI V)

ارومیه (108 km south of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibration / 5-10 s

Urmia, West Azerbaijan (108.6 km south of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattle, vibration / 2-5 s

Yerevan (196.8 km northwest of epicenter) [Map] / not felt

Tabriz, East Azerbaijan (118.1 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / moderate shaking (MMI V) / vertical and horizontal oscillation / 5-10 s

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