M 5.5 in Iran, Islamic Republic of on 19 Apr 2018 06:34 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 10 km
Lat/Lon: 28.3587 , 51.6184
Event Date: 19 Apr 2018 06:34 UTC
Exposed Population: 610000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 19 Apr 2018 06:55 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.6 (IRN)

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Latest media headlines

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China Strengthens International Space...
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 03:17:00 +0200.

China will continue to strengthen international cooperation in peaceful exploration and utilization of outer space, said Li Guoping, a spokesman of the China National Space Administration (CNSA), Thursday. So far, China has signed 121 coope
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China strengthens international space cooperation
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 13:54:00 +0200.

China will continue to strengthen international cooperation in peaceful exploration and utilization of outer space, said Li Guoping, a spokesman of the China National Space Administration (CNSA), Thursday. So far, China has signed 121 coope
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Triollo (Palencia), epicentro de un terremoto de magnitud 4,1 que se h ...
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:06:00 +0200.

GOOGLE MAPS Sucesos Los controladores del aeropuerto de Barcelona irán a la huelga este verano Triollo (Palencia), epicentro de un terremoto de magnitud 4,1 que se ha sentido en León y Astorga El temblor no ha provocado daños personales ni
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Iran quake tremors felt in West Bay area
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:58:00 +0200.

Tremors were felt in Doha's West Bay area after an earthquake measuring 5.9 struck the Iranian province of Bushehr on Thursday morning. The Qatar Meteorology Department, part of the Civil Aviation Authority, confirmed this in an Arabic twee
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (40), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),