M 5.9 in Iran on 07 Nov 2019 22:47 UTC

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Iran (Islamic Republic of): 4.8 Richter tremor jolts Mianeh, northwestern Iran

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 17:59:00 +0100reliefWeb (en)

Tabriz, Nov 10, IRNA - An earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter scale shook town of Torkmanchai on suburb of the city of Mianeh northwestern Iran in East Azarbaijan province on Sunday. According to the Seismological Center of the Geophysics Institute of Tehran University, the tremor occurred at....

Iran (Islamic Republic of): UPDATED/ Red Crescent Provides Emergency Sheltering for more than 10,000 people in East Azerbaijan Earthquake

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 17:59:00 +0100reliefWeb (en)

TABRIZ/TEHRAN, 11 November 2019 (IRCS) – The Iran ian Red Crescent has provided emergency sheltering for 10,472 affected people following the earthquake which struck Miyaneh County, East Azerbaijan. UPDATED/ Red Crescent Provides Emergency Sheltering for more than 10,000 people in East Azerbaijan Earthquake.

Iran Earthquake Kills at Least 5, Injures 300

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 12:25:00 +0100nytimes (en)

TEHRAN, Iran — A magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck northwestern Iran early Friday, killing at least five people and injuring more than 300 others, officials said. The temblor struck Tark county in Iran's Eastern Azerbaijan province at 2:17 a.m., Iran's seismological center said. The area is about 250 miles northwest of Iran's capital, Tehran.

News Armenia ready to share experience on relief operation for quake victims

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 11:18:00 +0100irna (en)

Vahagn Vermishyan made the remarks at the 8th International Conference on Seismology and Earthquake Engineering in Tehran on Monday. Armenia has good scientific knowledge about earthquake that can be shared with other countries including Iran , Vermishyan said.

5 killed, 300 injured as earthquake hits northwestern Iran

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 11:05:00 +0100ca-news (en)

AKIPRESS.COM - At least five people have been killed and 330 others injured after a 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck northwestern Iran on Friday, Iranian state-run Press TV reported. Press TV said emergency and evaluation teams are operating and Red Crescent teams have been dispatched to the area. The tremor struck at around 2:00 a.

L'Arménie propose son aide à l'Iran après le séisme qui l'a frappé

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 09:13:00 +0100armenews (fr)

L’Arménie a proposé d’aider son voisin l’ Iran après le puissant séisme qui a frappé la région du nord-ouest de la République islamique vendredi dernier. Un séisme d’une magnitude de 5,9 a fait au moins cinq morts, ont rapporté les médias iraniens. Selon de premières informations, au moins 120 autres....

Electricity back on in quake-hit regions in northwestern Iran

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 14:41:00 +0100tehrantimes (en)

TEHRAN – A deputy with Iran 's Power Generation, Distribution and Transmission Company (known as Tavanir) said the parts of the power grid damaged in earthquake-hit regions of East Azarbaijan Province in northwestern Iran are completely fixed and back on stream.

4.8 Richter tremor jolts Mianeh, northwestern Iran

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 08:17:00 +0100irna (en)

According to the Seismological Center of the Geophysics Institute of Tehran University, the tremor occurred at 05:43 hours local time (02:13 GMT) and at the depth of 8 km underground. The epicenter of the quake was located at 12 km of Torkmanchai, 30 km of Sarab and 30 of Tark.

Injuries Jump to 520 in Iran's Friday Quake

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 07:16:00 +0100tabnak (en)

The number of injured people from a magnitude 5.9 earthquake on Friday has jumped to 520 from more than 300. The updated figure followed the end of rescue operations in more than 80 remote villages Tark county in Eastern Azerbaijan province, some 400 kilometers (250 miles) northwest of the capital, Tehran.

Magnitude 5.9 earthquake jolts region of northwestern Iran

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 03:10:00 +0100mid-day (en)

Tehran: Iran 's state TV says a magnitude 5.9 earthquake has struck the northwest of the country. There are no immediate reports of casualties or damage. The report says the quake hit at 2:20 a.m. Friday in Iran's East Azarbaijan province. It says the temblor occurred at a depth of two kilometers (1.2 miles).

Iran (Islamic Republic of): Updated / Red Crescent Responds to East Azerbaijan Earthquake

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 01:51:00 +0100reliefWeb (en)

TABRIZ/TEHRAN, 9 November 2019 (IRCS) – The Iran ian Red Crescent provided emergency sheltering for more than 3,000 households following the earthquake which struck Miyaneh County, East Azerbaijan. An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9 on the Richter scale hit northwestern Iran in Miyaneh County in....

Iran Says Injuries Jump to 520 in Friday Quake

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 21:10:00 +0100aawsat (en)

Iran 's state TV reported that the number of injured people from a magnitude 5.9 earthquake on Friday has jumped to 520 from more than 300. The updated figure followed the end of rescue operations in more than 80 remote villages Tark county in Iran's Eastern Azerbaijan province, some 400 kilometers (250 miles) northwest of the capital, Tehran.

El Tsunami Democràtic utiliza la app por primera vez

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 16:44:00 +0100elnacional-cat (es)

El Tsunami Democràtic ha utilizado este sábado, jornada de reflexión, por primera vez la app, con el objetivo que los asistentes confirmen su presencia en la acción, cuando lleguen y cuando se marchen. Han creado un acontecimiento convocado para hoy a las 3 del mediodía y los usuarios tienen que avisar si irán.

Number of people injured in Iran’s quake rises to 520

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 16:35:00 +0100iran-daily (en)

The number of injured people from a magnitude 5.9 earthquake in Iran on Friday jumped to 520 from more than 300, according to the country’s state TV. Saturday's report said the updated figure followed the end of rescue operations in more than 80 remote villages in Iran's East Azarbaijan Province,....

Azerbaijan condoles Iran on quake-hit victims

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 15:16:00 +0100mehrnews-en (en)

TEHRAN, Nov. 09 (MNA) – In a message on Saturday, Azerbaijan's Foreign Ministry expressed condolence to the Iran ian nation on deaths caused by the strong quake in northwestern Iran. We are deeply sorry because of the received earthquake news from Iran.

Earthquake hits Iran, felt in Armenia’s Syunik Province as well

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 12:40:00 +0100vestnikkavkaza (en)

On November 8 at 5:51 p.m. local time (at 13:51 Greenwich time), the Seismological Network of the Seismological Protection Territorial Survey of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Armenia recorded an earthquake with the geographical coordinates of 37.960 northern latitude and 48.

Five people die, about 500 injured in northwest Iran earthquake

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 11:48:00 +0100irna (en)

At least five people have died and 500 others been injured after a 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck the northwestern Iran province of East Azarbaijan on Friday, November 9, 2019. IRNA/Kazem Yousefi **6125**1416.

Five killed and hundreds injured in Iran earthquake At least five people have been killed and hundreds more injured in an earthquake in...

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 11:09:00 +0100panorama-am-en (en)

At least five people have been killed and hundreds more injured in an earthquake in north-western Iran , BBC reported. The 5.9-magnitude tremor struck in the early hours of Friday in East Azerbaijan province, Iran's Seismological Center said, adding it struck near the town of Tark, some 400km (250....

Regional leaders extend condolences over deadly quake in northwestern Iran

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 10:43:00 +0100mehrnews-en (en)

TEHRAN, Nov. 09 (MNA) – Leaders of regional countries have extended their condolences over a deadly magnitude 5.9 earthquake that hit northwestern Iran on Friday, claiming at least five lives and injuring more than 300 people. The Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, sent a....

Iranian media say injuries jump to 520 in Friday quake

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 10:22:00 +0100business-standard (en)

Iran 's state TV is saying the number of injured people from a magnitude 5.9 earthquake on Friday has jumped to 520 from more than 300. Saturday's report said the updated figure followed the end of rescue operations in more than 80 remote villages Tark county in Iran's Eastern Azerbaijan province,....

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