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Mw 5.8 Earthquake, Green alert in Iran, Islamic Republic of on 13 May 2017 18:01 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Earthquake impact

Summary

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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.

  • Earthquake Magnitude 5.8M, Depth:12.45km
  • on 13 May 2017 18:01 UTC
  • 917285 people within 100km
  • inserted at 13 May 2017 18:21:06

Earthquake event

  • Magnitude: 5.8 M
  • Depth: 12.45 km (shallow)
  • Area affected by light damage (estimated radius): 27 km (MMI VI)
  • Source: NEIC NEIC us10008s7b
  • Location (latitude/longitude): 37.8531, 57.2677
  • Time (UTC): 13 May 2017 18:01:01
  • Time (ECT): 13 May 2017 20:01:01

Earthquake impact details

The earthquake happened in Iran, Islamic Republic of ,of Khorasan (population 6,855,702) .

The alertlevel for this event is Orange

Population

Population near epicenter
Intensity Population
<1000 people
12000 people
49000 people

Affected provinces

Region Province Country Population
Khorasan Iran, Islamic Republic of <1000 people
Khorasan Iran, Islamic Republic of 12000 people
Khorasan Iran, Islamic Republic of 49000 people
Ashkhabad Turkmenistan <1000 people
Khorasan Iran, Islamic Republic of 820000 people
Ashkhabad Turkmenistan 300000 people
Krasnovodsk Turkmenistan 23000 people
Mazandaran Iran, Islamic Republic of 4800 people

Affected cities (first 100 records)

See complete places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Pish Darreh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 6 km
Qatlish North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 6 km
Mianzow North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 7 km
Qeshlag-e Naveh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 12 km
Yalanchi North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 15 km
Raz North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 17 km
Soluklu North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 18 km
Pashindeh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 18 km
Gifan North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 18 km
Izman-e 'Olya North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 21 km
Maneh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 22 km
Tazeh Qal'eh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 23 km
Yoghunborj North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 23 km
Tazeh Qal'eh-Ye Tork Ha North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 23 km
Kulun Qal'ehsi North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 25 km
Solvukli Ahal Turkmenistan Village5 - 25 km
Gholaman North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 25 km
Solyukli Ahal Turkmenistan Village6 - 26 km
Bireh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 27 km
Qush Tappeh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 28 km
Adineh Qolt North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 29 km
Chashmehgah North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 30 km
Dashli Qal'eh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 32 km
Keykanlu North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 32 km
Tangeh-ye Raz North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 31 km
Tangeh-Ye Torkman North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 32 km
Ja'farabad North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 32 km
Baghcheq North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 32 km
'Ali Mohammad North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 33 km
Tarangi North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 34 km
Soyukhsu-Ye Haja' Ali North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 35 km
Soyukhsu-Ye Moradkhan North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 35 km
Borj-E Zanganlu North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 35 km
Abdollahabad North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 35 km
Agh Mazar North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 35 km
Soyukhsu-Ye Hashem North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 36 km
Tatin North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 36 km
Rastegan North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 37 km
Basurkanlu North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 37 km
Qwaraz Akhund North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 38 km
Ozunbijeh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 38 km
Robat North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 38 km
Baqleq North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 39 km
Kurkulab Ahal Turkmenistan Village5 - 40 km
Shaikh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 40 km
Porseh Su-Ye 'olya North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 41 km
Garma Khan North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 41 km
Besh Darreh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 41 km
Kerik North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 41 km
Darbandan North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 42 km
Hasan Mast North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 42 km
Bojnurd North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran City 130000 people 42 km
Mallakian North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 42 km
Kalateh-ye Hajji Shahsavar North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 42 km
Takaleh Quz North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 42 km
Porseh Su-Ye Sopla' Balkan Turkmenistan Village6 - 43 km
Naderabad North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 44 km
Germab Ahal Turkmenistan Village5 - 44 km
Biar-E Barbar North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 45 km
Amirkhan North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 45 km
Kharraki-Ye Barbarha North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 45 km
Buya Qoli North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 45 km
Bagleg North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 45 km
Ashraf Darreh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 46 km
Molla Hasan North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 47 km
'Ali Khan Qal'eh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 47 km
Shirabad North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 48 km
Chowpasan North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 48 km
Zow-Ye Olya North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 49 km
Ab Chur North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 49 km
Mehmanak North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 49 km
Arkan North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 49 km
Qazi North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 49 km
Khartut North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 50 km
Kharaki North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 50 km
Kergeli Balkan Turkmenistan Village5 - 51 km
Koynekesir Balkan Turkmenistan Village6 - 51 km
Khairabad North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 51 km
Kushkeh Rebat North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 51 km
Chukanlu North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 52 km
Qareh Mosalla North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 52 km
Tutli-Ye Sofla North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 53 km
Shahabad North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 53 km
Tutli North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 53 km
Chakhmaqlu North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 53 km
Ash Khanch North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 54 km
Ra'in North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 54 km
Ashkhaneh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 55 km
Sisab North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 56 km
Chenaran North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 56 km
Dar Sufeyan North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 57 km
Yaradzhy Ahal Turkmenistan Village4 - 57 km
Kashanak North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 57 km
Heydarabad North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 57 km
Qal'eh Now North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 58 km
Qal'eh Khan North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 58 km
Lojanli North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 59 km
Karkuli North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 59 km
Khodzhakala Balkan Turkmenistan Village5 - 60 km
Karagan Ahal Turkmenistan Village5 - 60 km
Kargyly Balkan Turkmenistan Village6 - 60 km
Yaradzha Ahal Turkmenistan Village5 - 60 km
Qazi North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 61 km
Rezaabad North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 61 km
Shahrabad Kord North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 61 km
Now Deh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 61 km
Hesar North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 61 km
Zaman Sufi North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 62 km
Gerivan North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 62 km
Kara-Ker Ahal Turkmenistan Village6 - 62 km
Dashtak Qal'ehsi North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 62 km
Firuzeh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 62 km
Kalateh-ye Zaman Sufi North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 62 km
Dashtak North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 62 km
Shahrabad-E Kord North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 63 km
Havar North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 63 km
Karaul Ahal Turkmenistan Village5 - 63 km
Kruchay Ahal Turkmenistan Village5 - 64 km
Ab-i-Shiran North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 64 km
Tudeh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 64 km
Efsidan North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 64 km
Shurak North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village5 - 64 km
Koyo-Kumbez Balkan Turkmenistan Village6 - 65 km
Darkesh North/Razavi/South Khorasan Iran Village6 - 65 km

Critical infrastructure

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

Nearby and affected airports
Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Bojnord BJB 1076 Civ. Paved Yes 9700
Kelyata 151 0
Ashkhabad / Bezmein 300 0
Soga 750 0



Event time line

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AlertShake
ID
episodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax
mmi
Date event (UTC)Date shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 1167694 37.853100/57.267700 5.8 12.45 6.99 13 May 2017 18:01 13 May 2017 18:21 00:20
2 1167694 37.853100/57.267700 5.8 12.45 6.99 13 May 2017 18:01 13 May 2017 20:02 02:01 (upd of #1)
3 1167694 37.853100/57.267700 5.8 12.45 6.99 13 May 2017 18:01 14 May 2017 00:35 06:34 (upd of #2)

(*) Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale

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