Earthquake Loss Estimate
The following Earthquake has been Reported:
Origin Time: 2013/04/09 11:52:50.1
Region: SOUTHERN IRAN
Latitude: 28.4996 N
Longitude: 51.5907 E
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 14 km
Source: NEI/GFZ
ESTIMATE OF HUMAN LOSSES
Injured Exp. min/max: 20/500
Fatalities Exp. min/max: 0/100
ALERT LEVEL
MAP OF MEAN DAMAGE BY SETTLEMENT
LEGEND
REMARKS: The degree of damage depends much on the depth. Often earthquakes in tis part of the world are deeper in which case there is less damage. The settlements are small in the epicentral area.
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ESTIMATED EXPOSURE
IntensityPopulation
V145000
VI55000
VII43000
VIII4000
IX
X
XI
XII
DISCLAIMER: Our calculations consider the effects of building damage due to strong shaking, only. The damage due to tsunami, landslides, fires, etc. is not included. There is no guarantee that this loss estimate is correct. WAPMERR is not responsible for any problems resulting from the use of the information presented in this email and on WAPMERR's website. Contact: Max Wyss, wapmerr@maxwyss.com, tel. +41 (0)79 749 4894.