Earthquake Loss Estimate
The following Earthquake has been Reported:
Origin Time: 2014/08/18 02:32:05.0
Region: IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
Latitude: 32.7391 N
Longitude: 47.6696 E
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 10 km
Source: GFZ/USGS
ESTIMATE OF HUMAN LOSSES
Injured Exp. min/max: 20/400
Fatalities Exp. min/max: 0/200
ALERT LEVEL
MAP OF MEAN DAMAGE BY SETTLEMENT
LEGEND
REMARKS: Casualties likely in more than 2 dozen settlements
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ESTIMATED EXPOSURE
IntensityPopulation
V177000
VI80000
VII16000
VIII8000
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.
Attachment: Summary_18Aug2014.xls