Earthquake Loss Estimate
The following Earthquake has been Reported:
Origin Time: 2014/08/18 18:08:24.0
Region: IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION
Latitude: 32.61 N
Longitude: 47.82 E
Magnitude: 5.8
Depth: 10 km
Source: GFZ
ESTIMATE OF HUMAN LOSSES
Injured Exp. min/max: 0/100
Fatalities Exp. min/max: 0/50
ALERT LEVEL
MAP OF MEAN DAMAGE BY SETTLEMENT
LEGEND
REMARKS: Another event in the current swarm in Iran. People being out of doors no casualties are expected. If they returned inside it would be different.
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ESTIMATED EXPOSURE
IntensityPopulation
V
VI
VII
VIII3000
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.