M 4.5 in Iran on 11 Feb 2019 04:12 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: 4.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 27.0976 , 55.6041
Event Date: 11 Feb 2019 04:12 UTC
Exposed Population: 900000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000jg6x
Inserted at: 11 Feb 2019 04:34 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.6 (Iran)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us2000jg6x Scaled population (vector) 5.91  
  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
1248386 0 11 Feb 2019 04:12 4.5M, 10km N/A 900 thousand 00:22 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 Hormozgan (population 989,556) . The nearest places are Chah Raku, Seyyed Jabal ed Din, Khamir, Pahel, Kachu, Chah Deraz, Laft, Bandar-e Laft, Gachin-e Pa'in, Anjirdan, and Abdorrahman.

Radius Population
100 km 900000 people
75 km 740000 people
50 km 120000 people
20 km 29000 people
10 km 1200 people
5 km <1000 people
2 km <1000 people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Hormozgan Iran, Islamic Republic of 980000 people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Chah Raku Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 10 km
Seyyed Jabal ed Din Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 13 km
Khamir Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 17 km
Pahel Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 17 km
Kachu Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 21 km
Chah Deraz Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 22 km
Laft Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 25 km
Bandar-e Laft Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 27 km
Gachin-e Pa'in Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 28 km
Anjirdan Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 32 km
Gishu Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 33 km
Darva Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 35 km
Dezhgan Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 39 km
Keshar-e Olya Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 39 km
Tabl Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 40 km
Payi Pusht Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 40 km
Kavarzin Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 40 km
Bandar-e Guran Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 40 km
Rowdar Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 44 km
Salagh Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 45 km
Karooyeh Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 45 km
Dashgun Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 46 km
Chahu Shomali Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 47 km
Lavar Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 47 km
Dogerdan Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 50 km
Ilchi Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 50 km
Bandar-e Dargaham Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 50 km
Ramkan Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 50 km
Direstan Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 50 km
Kalat-e Pa'in Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 50 km
Hiru Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 52 km
Bandar Suflin Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 53 km
Abin Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 55 km
Tang-e Dalan Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 57 km
Bandar-e Suza Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 57 km
Harmoodar Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 58 km
Khammasi Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 59 km
Basaidu Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 59 km
Tazeyan Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 63 km
Dustku Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 65 km
Dasht-e Marom Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 66 km
Dastjerd Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 66 km
Bashdu Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 66 km
Fin Hormozgan Iran Village5 - 66 km
Bandar Abbas Hormozgan Iran City - 67 km
Qeshm Hormozgan Iran City 16000 people 68 km
Tatang Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 68 km
Hera' Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 69 km
Abdorrahman Hormozgan Iran Village6 - 69 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
Qeshm Central 15 Civ. Paved No 13600 48 km
Bandar Abbas NAS HDR 12 Mil. Paved Yes 8500 57 km
Qeshm South 38 0 68 km
Bandar Abbass International BND 7 Civ. Paved Yes 12000 78 km
Bandar Lengeh BDH 10 Civ. Paved Yes 6500 100 km

Ports

Name LOCODE Country Distance
Khamir Iran 17 km
Bandar Shahid Rejaie Iran 46 km
Henjam IRHEJ Iran 52 km
Bandar Abbas IRBND Iran 58 km
Basidu Iran 60 km
Qeshm Iran 67 km
Jazireh Ye Hormos IRHOR Iran 84 km
Lingah IRLIN Iran 93 km
Tunb Island Iran 99 km

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