M 4.5 in Iran on 11 Feb 2019 04:12 UTC

Event summary

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

GDACS ID EQ 1170480
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 27.0976 , 55.6041
Event Date: 11 Feb 2019 04:12 UTC
11 Feb 2019 07:42 Local
Exposed Population: 900000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 11 Feb 2019 04:34 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 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  
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 8 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Iran (Islamic Republic of): Iran Quake/Information Bulletin n° 1Thu, 14 Feb 2019 00:36:00 +0100.

The situation. A magnitude- 5.2 earthquake on the Richter scale hit Laft district, Qeshm Iceland, the Iranian southern province of Hormozgan, on Sunday February 10, 2019 at 2:24 p.m. local time. The epicenter of the earthquake was at 27.075
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Iran (Islamic Republic of): 171 Households Receive Emergency Shelterin ... Thu, 14 Feb 2019 00:36:00 +0100.

BANDR ABBAS, Feb. 13 2019 (IRCS) _ Iranian Red Crescent provided emergency sheltering for 171 affected households in the 5.2-magnitude earthquake that hit Laft district, Qeshm Island, the Iranian southern province of Hormozgan, on Sunday Fe
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Sismo en sur de IránTue, 12 Feb 2019 05:01:00 +0100.

Teherán. Un sismo de magnitud 5,2 dejó cinco heridos el domingo en el sur de Irán, dijo la agencia noticiosa oficial IRNA. Según el reporte, las cinco víctimas, incluyendo tres mujeres, fueron hospitalizadas después que el terremoto sacudió
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Irán conmemora el 40 aniversario de la Revolución Islámica con más con ... Mon, 11 Feb 2019 13:41:00 +0100.

Irán conmemora hoy el 40º aniversario de la Revolución Islámica, que puso fin a la monarquía y alzó al poder al ayatolá Ruholá Jomeini , un terremoto político que reconfiguró la región y cuyas consecuencias siguen vigentes a nivel político
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (34), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),