M 4.6 in Iran, Islamic Republic of on 13 Jan 2018 17:05 UTC
EQ parameters
Shakemap
Tsunami

Event summary

This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.6M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 28.8201 , 52.0964
Event Date: 13 Jan 2018 17:05 UTC
Exposed Population: 2250000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000cjax
Inserted at: 13 Jan 2018 17:38 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.6 (Iran)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us2000cjax Scaled population (vector) 5.88  
  C1 earthquake 1.29  
  C2 earthquake 0.26  
  Country Vulnerability 0.55  
  INFORM_normalised 0.94  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1194192 0 13 Jan 2018 17:05 4.6M, 10km N/A 2.3 million 00:32 NEIC
The episode that generated the alert; the next major evaluations beyond 12 hours will not trigger additional alerts.
* The max MMI detected for sources having shakemaps;
** The population detected in MMI>=7 for episode with shakemap or in a 100km radius;
*** The tsunami max height.

Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Iran, Islamic Republic of , Province of Fars (population 4,146,405) . The nearest places are Deh Now, Farrashband, Khormayak, Asiab-e Kamud, Bachan, Mangarak, Khamik, Bagh-e Kamal, Dowlat Abad Hoomeh, Deh Bala, and Shiraz.

Radius Population
100 km 2.2 million people
75 km 330000 people
50 km 140000 people
20 km 21000 people
10 km 12000 people
5 km 7700 people
2 km <1000 people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Fars Iran, Islamic Republic of 4.1 million people
Bushehr Iran, Islamic Republic of 790000 people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Deh Now Fars Iran Village4 - 3 km
Farrashband Fars Iran Village4 - 6 km
Khormayak Fars Iran Village6 - 8 km
Asiab-e Kamud Fars Iran Village6 - 17 km
Bachan Fars Iran Village5 - 19 km
Mangarak Fars Iran Village5 - 27 km
Khamik Fars Iran Village5 - 28 km
Bagh-e Kamal Fars Iran Village5 - 28 km
Dowlat Abad Hoomeh Fars Iran Village5 - 33 km
Deh Bala Fars Iran Village5 - 33 km
Shabid Fars Iran Village5 - 33 km
Qanat Bagh Fars Iran Village6 - 33 km
Bedeh Bushehr Iran Village5 - 34 km
Naujin Fars Iran Village5 - 34 km
Dadenjan Fars Iran Village5 - 35 km
Nowdaran Fars Iran Village5 - 36 km
Bushgan Bushehr Iran Village4 - 39 km
Kamalabad Fars Iran Village5 - 39 km
Khavid Jan Fars Iran Village5 - 40 km
Mai Kuh Fars Iran Village5 - 40 km
Dehram Fars Iran Village5 - 41 km
Darvishan Fars Iran Village5 - 43 km
Shah Pesar Mard Bushehr Iran Village5 - 44 km
Maigali Fars Iran Village5 - 44 km
Murdestan Fars Iran Village5 - 44 km
Dehak Bushehr Iran Village5 - 44 km
Serizjan Fars Iran Village5 - 47 km
Firuzabad Fars Iran City 53000 people 47 km
Hana Shur Bushehr Iran Village5 - 47 km
Dehrood Olya Bushehr Iran Village5 - 48 km
Hasanabad Fars Iran Village5 - 48 km
Khorramzar Fars Iran Village5 - 49 km
Seh Bis Fars Iran Village5 - 49 km
Kuh-i-Sak Fars Iran Village6 - 51 km
Kardaneh Bushehr Iran Village5 - 51 km
Rudbar Fars Iran Village5 - 51 km
Bagdaneh Fars Iran Village5 - 52 km
Ja Dasht Fars Iran Village5 - 52 km
Jowvakan Fars Iran Village5 - 53 km
Moradabad Fars Iran Village5 - 54 km
Panj Shir Fars Iran Village5 - 56 km
Talseh Bushehr Iran Village5 - 56 km
Darenjan Fars Iran Village6 - 56 km
Khoon Bushehr Iran Village5 - 56 km
Baladeh Fars Iran Village5 - 57 km
Abu ol Hasani Fars Iran Village5 - 57 km
Ashi Bushehr Iran Village5 - 57 km
Lavar-e Pain Bushehr Iran Village5 - 57 km
Shanbeh Bushehr Iran Village5 - 58 km
Baneh Khafrak Fars Iran Village5 - 58 km
Deh Sorkheh Fars Iran Village6 - 60 km
Darvishi Bushehr Iran Village5 - 60 km
Jabal Anaruyeh Fars Iran Village5 - 61 km
Sabuk Fars Iran Village5 - 62 km
Hammui Bushehr Iran Village5 - 62 km
Dargoo Bushehr Iran Village5 - 62 km
Tang-e Zard Bushehr Iran Village5 - 62 km
Sana Bushehr Iran Village5 - 63 km
Ab-e Bon Bid Bushehr Iran Village6 - 63 km
Kalameh Bushehr Iran Village5 - 64 km
Esma'il-e Masmudi Bushehr Iran Village5 - 64 km
Chenar Mashavan Fars Iran Village6 - 64 km
Meymand Fars Iran Village4 - 64 km
Sar Mashhad Fars Iran Village5 - 65 km
Banian Bushehr Iran Village5 - 65 km
Sho'leh Fars Iran Village5 - 65 km
Mi Kaval Fars Iran Village6 - 66 km
Ab Pa-ye Arghun Bushehr Iran Village6 - 66 km
Tang-e Eram Bushehr Iran Village5 - 66 km
Mahbodin Fars Iran Village5 - 68 km
Dadin-e Pa'in Fars Iran Village5 - 68 km
Kerdileh Bushehr Iran Village5 - 70 km
Shiraz Fars Iran Major city 1 million people 96 km

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Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

Airports

Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft) Distance
Shiraz International SYZ 1500 Civ. Paved Yes 14200 93 km

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