M 5.7 in Iran, Islamic Republic of on 08 Jul 2019 07:00 UTC
EQ parameters
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: 5.7M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 31.7748 , 49.5422
Event Date: 08 Jul 2019 07:00 UTC
08 Jul 2019 11:30 Local
Exposed Population: About 1000 people in MMI VII
2310000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us70004ejm
Inserted at: 08 Jul 2019 07:26 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.6 (Iran)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0.8 0.8
us70004ejm Scaled population (raster) 1.98  
  C1 shakemap 0.11  
  C2 shakemap 0.4  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.94  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1265169 n.a 08 Jul 2019 07:00 5.7M, 10km N/A No people affected (in 100km) 00:15 EMSC
1265171 0.8 08 Jul 2019 07:00 5.7M, 10km 7.06 1 thousand (in MMI>=VII) 00:25 NEIC
The episode that generated the alert; the next major evaluations beyond 12 hours will not trigger additional alerts.
The episode that has the last updated information.
* 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 Khuzestan (population 3,481,957) . The nearest places are Tambian, Tembi, Ghal'eh Madreseh, Bid Zard, Amirabad, Kad Basteh, Nargesi-ye Takht-e Kabud, Masambuli, Jelogir, Dowlatabad-e Sofla, and Baité Malooh.

Radius Population
100 km 2.3 million people
75 km 940000 people
50 km 480000 people
20 km 20000 people
10 km 2000 people
5 km <1000 people
2 km <1000 people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Khuzestan Iran, Islamic Republic of 3.4 million people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Tambian Khuzestan Iran Village - 4 km
Tembi Khuzestan Iran Village - 9 km
Ghal'eh Madreseh Khuzestan Iran Village - 10 km
Bid Zard Khuzestan Iran Village - 12 km
Amirabad Khuzestan Iran Village - 13 km
Kad Basteh Khuzestan Iran Village - 16 km
Nargesi-ye Takht-e Kabud Khuzestan Iran Village - 16 km
Masambuli Khuzestan Iran Village - 17 km
Jelogir Khuzestan Iran Village - 18 km
Dowlatabad-e Sofla Khuzestan Iran Village - 21 km
Bolgoros Khuzestan Iran Village - 22 km
Notagi Khuzestan Iran Village - 22 km
Chenarestan Khuzestan Iran Village - 23 km
Deh Daleh Khuzestan Iran Village - 23 km
Bon-e Asiab Khuzestan Iran Village - 23 km
Ab-e Lashkar Khuzestan Iran Village - 26 km
Bagh-e Molla Khuzestan Iran Village - 27 km
Qal'eh Nundan Khuzestan Iran Village - 28 km
Kool Zard Khuzestan Iran Village - 28 km
Masjed Soleyman Khuzestan Iran City - 29 km
Naft-e Sefid Khuzestan Iran Village - 29 km
Babazeyd Khuzestan Iran Village - 29 km
Nashalil Khuzestan Iran Village - 29 km
Chaliki Khuzestan Iran Village - 30 km
Shekar Ab Khuzestan Iran Village - 30 km
Posht-e Pian Khuzestan Iran Village - 31 km
Boneh-ye Gaz Barmakan Khuzestan Iran Village - 31 km
Izeh Khuzestan Iran City - 32 km
Haft Gel Khuzestan Iran Village - 32 km
Kara'i Olya Khuzestan Iran Village - 32 km
'Abdi-ye Khan Khuzestan Iran Village - 33 km
Andika Khuzestan Iran Village - 34 km
'Ajamiyeh Khuzestan Iran Village - 34 km
Meyangaran 'Olya Khuzestan Iran Village - 35 km
Kondak Khuzestan Iran Village - 36 km
Ghal'eh Tal Khuzestan Iran Village - 36 km
Kubad-e Moradi Khuzestan Iran Village - 37 km
Darvazeh Khuzestan Iran Village - 37 km
Rood Zard Khuzestan Iran Village - 37 km
Haftkel Khuzestan Iran City - 37 km
Konar Seyah Khuzestan Iran Village - 38 km
Tufshirin Khuzestan Iran Village - 39 km
Nomreh Yek Khuzestan Iran Village - 39 km
Rahdar Khuzestan Iran Village - 41 km
Abrak Khuzestan Iran Village - 41 km
Shajirat Khuzestan Iran Village - 41 km
Dobalootan Andika Khuzestan Iran Village - 41 km
Jali'eh Khuzestan Iran Village - 42 km
Bagh-e Malek Khuzestan Iran Village - 43 km
Ab Bid Khuzestan Iran Village - 43 km
Gachgan Khuzestan Iran Village - 44 km
Tut Zard Khuzestan Iran Village - 44 km
Tenbi Khuzestan Iran Village - 44 km
Nowbegan Khuzestan Iran Village - 45 km
Qal-'eh Zarras Khuzestan Iran Village - 45 km
Ka'ediyeh Khuzestan Iran Village - 46 km
Tal Gasar Khuzestan Iran Village - 48 km
Qal'eh Khvajeh Khuzestan Iran Village - 48 km
Lalab Khuzestan Iran Village - 48 km
Abgah Khuzestan Iran Village - 50 km
Benaran Khuzestan Iran Village - 50 km
Ruzrak Khuzestan Iran Village - 50 km
'Abdolreza Khuzestan Iran Village - 51 km
Rud Zard Khuzestan Iran Village - 52 km
Shagharij-e Pa'in Khuzestan Iran Village - 52 km
Sanicheh Khuzestan Iran Village - 53 km
Ghalim Khuzestan Iran Village - 53 km
Dasht-e Gol Khuzestan Iran Village - 53 km
Sar Pushideh Khuzestan Iran Village - 53 km
Pa Gachi Khuzestan Iran Village - 54 km
Boneh Seyyed Hamad Khuzestan Iran Village - 54 km
'Eyna 'Alayyeh Khuzestan Iran Village - 54 km
Tegan Khuzestan Iran Village - 54 km
Mombeyn Khuzestan Iran Village - 55 km
Darkhazineh Khuzestan Iran Village - 55 km
Ramhormoz Khuzestan Iran City 38000 people 55 km
Gaswané Dow Khuzestan Iran Village - 56 km
Shalu Khuzestan Iran Village - 57 km
Gazestan Khuzestan Iran Village - 57 km
Ommol Hammam Khuzestan Iran Village - 57 km
Hobeysh Khuzestan Iran Village - 57 km
Marbacheh Khuzestan Iran Village - 58 km
Kavakeb Khuzestan Iran Village - 58 km
Boseyr-e Sofla Khuzestan Iran Village - 59 km
Ab Mayak Khuzestan Iran Village - 59 km
Joobji Khuzestan Iran Village - 59 km
Ghal'eh Soltan Khuzestan Iran Village - 59 km
'Arab Rashed Khuzestan Iran Village - 60 km
Dalan Khuzestan Iran Village - 60 km
Boneh-ye Sukhteh Khuzestan Iran Village - 60 km
Konar-e Hashtlik Khuzestan Iran Village - 61 km
Algi Khuzestan Iran Village - 61 km
Baba Asmad Khuzestan Iran Village - 61 km
Arab Hasan Khuzestan Iran Village - 61 km
Shaikh Musa Khuzestan Iran Village - 61 km
Mangasht Khuzestan Iran Village - 61 km
Banar-e Vajel Khuzestan Iran Village - 62 km
Bard-e Mar Khuzestan Iran Village - 62 km
Makian Khuzestan Iran Village - 63 km
Qat'eh-ye Safarat Khuzestan Iran Village - 63 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
Masjed Soleiman 362 Mil. Paved No 6500 36 km
Ella North 22 0 65 km
Ahwaz AWZ 18 Civ. Paved Yes 11100 89 km

Dams

Reservoir Dam Name River Year Distance
Masjed Solayman Karoon 2001 31 km
Karoon Karun 1976 32 km
Karoon 3 Karoon 2004 52 km

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