Five earthquakes hit Iraq today and damaged houses Mandali [expanded]

2018/1/11 12:53


(Baghdad: al-Furat News) The Meteorological and Seismological Commission announced five earthquakes in Iraq Thursday morning.
"Our seismic observations recorded five aftershocks on Thursday morning, the first one at 9:59 am local time, 25 kilometers southeast of Mandali district in the province of Diyala, with a magnitude of 5.5," the report said. Richter scale, andfelt by the citizens a strong feeling in Mandali and Badra and al-Kut and felt clear in Baghdad and the rest of the provinces. "
"The second earthquake occurred at 10:01:08 local time and it was 5.0 degrees on the Richter scale. The third at 10:14:15 local time was 5.2 degrees and the fourth at 10:22:02 Local time with the strength of its predecessor. "
"There was a fifth earthquake at 11:05:58 local time and it was 3.7 degrees on the Richter scale," the statement said.
He pointed to "the receipt of information about the occurrence of some of the damage to the construction of civilian homes in the district of Mandali, which are cracks in the walls of the concrete concrete and without concrete and casualties."