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This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.
Updated: this report is based on episode 1.
- Earthquake Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:10km
- on 30 May 2012 06:55 UTC
- 500000 people within 100km
- inserted at 30 May 2012 07:35:20
- Magnitude: 4.8 M
- Depth: 10 km (very shallow)
- Source: EMSC
- Location (latitude/longitude): 28.59, 52.32
- Time (UTC): 30 May 2012 06:55:46
- Time (ECT): 30 May 2012 08:55:46
Earthquake impact details
The earthquake happened in Iran
The nearest places are
The maximum altitude nearby is 3166m
Population near epicenter
||4.1 million people
Affected Populated PlacesSee complete report
||1 million people
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