M 5.5 in Islamic Republic of Iran on 15 Jun 2022 06:06 UTC
Shakemap
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: 5.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 26.6859 , 54.1869
Event Date: 15 Jun 2022 06:06 UTC
15 Jun 2022 10:36 Local
Exposed Population: About 4000 people in MMI
280 thousand in 100km
Source: NEIC us7000hhhc
Inserted at: 15 Jun 2022 12:51 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.6 (Islamic Republic of Iran)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0.6 0.6
us7000hhhc Scaled population (raster) 1.49  
  C1 shakemap 0.11  
  C2 shakemap 0.4  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.94  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1448628 0 15 Jun 2022 06:06 5.3M, 10km 6.22 280 thousand (in 100km) 00:17 NEIC
1448669 0.6 15 Jun 2022 06:06 5.5M, 10km 6.57 less than 100 (in MMI>=VII) 06:44 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 Islamic Republic of Iran ,of Hormozgan (population 989,556) . The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
5000 people
26000 people


Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.6 1448669 26.686/54.187 5.5 10.0 6.571 15 Jun 2022 12:53 06:47 (new episode)
2 0.6 1448669 26.686/54.187 5.5 10.0 6.571 16 Jun 2022 06:40 1d 00:34 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Hormozgan Islamic Republic of Iran 4800 people
Hormozgan Islamic Republic of Iran 2800 people
Hormozgan Islamic Republic of Iran 150000 people
Fars Islamic Republic of Iran 25000 people

Affected populated places. Areas of interest

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Tasuneh Hormozgan Iran Village - 3 km
Deh Now-e Mir Hormozgan Iran Village - 18 km
Band-e Hasineh Hormozgan Iran Village - 18 km
Masheh Hormozgan Iran Village - 23 km
Maragh Hormozgan Iran Village - 24 km
Safain Hormozgan Iran Village - 27 km
Bagh Hormozgan Iran Village - 31 km
Bandar-e Moghuyen Hormozgan Iran Village - 33 km
Chah-i-Musallam Hormozgan Iran Village - 37 km
Jenah Hormozgan Iran Village - 38 km
Rostag Hormozgan Iran Village - 39 km
Gaza Hormozgan Iran Village - 43 km
Bandar-e Chiru Hormozgan Iran Village - 46 km
Bustaneh Hormozgan Iran Village - 50 km
Kemeshk Hormozgan Iran Village - 50 km
Din Hormozgan Iran Village - 51 km
Kuhkhird Hormozgan Iran Village - 53 km
Kuhij Hormozgan Iran Village - 56 km
Hendarabi Hormozgan Iran Village - 57 km
Bastak Hormozgan Iran Village - 60 km
Baverd Hormozgan Iran Village - 70 km
Bandar-e Lengeh Hormozgan Iran City 22000 people 71 km
Khargu Hormozgan Iran Village - 71 km
Chah Bonard Hormozgan Iran Village - 75 km
Band-e Kong Hormozgan Iran Village - 75 km
Anveh Hormozgan Iran Village - 79 km
Lemazan Hormozgan Iran Village - 80 km
Paghelat Fars Iran Village - 81 km
Deh-e Tall Hormozgan Iran Village - 83 km
Dahun Hormozgan Iran Village - 83 km
Eshkanan Fars Iran Village - 83 km
Bandar-e Band-e Hormozgan Iran Village - 86 km
Zaravan Hormozgan Iran Village - 90 km
'Emad Deh Fars Iran Village - 91 km
Dezhgan Hormozgan Iran Village - 111 km

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Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

Airports

Intensity Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Kish Island KIH 30 Civ. Paved Yes 11800
Bastak 411 0
Bandar Lengeh BDH 10 Civ. Paved Yes 6500
Lamerd LFM 410 Civ. Paved Yes 7200

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Sharak Iran
Qeis Island Iran
Farrur Island Iran
Lingah IRLIN Iran

More information

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