At least 1 person killed and 3 injured in Iran Shiraz area earthquake

a view from Shiraz city at night from Qurans Gate.

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Earthquake Report comment :
Monday’s earthquake in Southern Iran did become another black page in Iran’s natural disaster history.
Iran’s Press TV has reported on Monday that a man working on a well fell to his death when the 6.1-magnitude jolted the region at 14:53 (1122 GMT) on Monday, Mehr News Agency reported.

Villages near the quake’s center are believed to have been hit worst by the natural disaster and several areas of the region have reported power outages, a provincial crisis authority said.

Iran is not publishing a lot of details on what is happening in the aftermath of natural disasters.

Most important Earthquake Data:
Magnitude : 5.5 (values are different from other sources)
Monday, September 27, 2010 at 02:52:44 PM at epicenter
Depth (Hypocenter) : 18 km
Geo-location(s) :
NEAR Kazerun, Iran
80 km (50 miles) W of Shiraz, Iran

Links to important maps
USGS Did You Feel It Map
Google satellite map of the area showing the kind of terrain the earthquake took place
USGS Shaking map
USGS historic earthquakes map

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Earthquakes list September 28, 2010

M 5.0      2010/09/28 17:33     Depth 6.2 km     TAIWAN
Almost on the beach of Sincheng township.

M 5.1   2010/09/28 12:31   Depth       10.3 km   RYUKYU ISLANDS, JAPAN

M 5.4   2010/09/28 03:15   Depth     22.6 km    SOUTH OF THE MARIANA ISLANDS

M 5.1   2010/09/28 01:48     Depth     63.9 km    COQUIMBO, CHILE

M 4.7   2010/09/28 01:44    Depth    43.6 km     HOKKAIDO, JAPAN

seismograph - recordingUseful information to read this daily earthquake list
This earthquake list covers minor and major earthquakes in the world.
If a more detailed page is present, the earthquake line will be linked to the detailed page.
For your comfort, we will provide in most cases Google Satellite Map links to give you an idea where the earthquake struck, which terrain it happened and if villages or cities are located in the immediate vicinity. The reference for the time zone is UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, also called GMT)
The page is regularly updated to add new earthquakes.
green color = NOT dangerous for damage or injuries
orange color = MODERATE risk for damage or injuries
red color = CONSIDERABLE risk for damage or injuries

QuakeSOS has been developed to help actively people who are caught in an earthquake + delivers "Earthquake Report" information on your iPhoneQuakeSOS is a FREE iPhone application developed by Armand Vervaeck, the creator and main contributor to Earthquake Report. The Application simplifies immediate group communication to friends and family members (with your exact GPS location) and is constantly feeding the users with “Earthquake Report” news. Together with your own family and friends, QuakeSOS will be your closest earthquake friend.

Earthquakes list September 27, 2010


M 4.8   2010/09/27 20:35    Depth   75.4 km   NEAR THE COAST OF CENTRAL PERU

M 5.0   2010/09/27 19:18     Depth   97.4 km   TONGA REGION

M 5.0   2010/09/27 16:13     Depth  106.2 km   HOKKAIDO, JAPAN REGION

M 5.2   2010/09/27 15:49     Depth  39.5 km    SOUTHWESTERN RYUKYU ISLANDS, JAPAN

M 4.7   2010/09/27 14:01      Depth 155.6 km   SOUTHEAST OF THE LOYALTY ISLANDS

M 5.5   2010/09/27 11:22       Depth 18.0 km SOUTHERN IRAN

M 5.1   2010/09/27 09:25      Depth 10.0 km   TUCUMAN, ARGENTINA

M 4.6   2010/09/27 08:55     Depth    13.5km  BONIN ISLANDS, JAPAN REGION

M 4.9   2010/09/27 06:43     Depth   10.2 km    KEPULAUAN OBI, INDONESIA

M 5.1    2010/09/27 06:33     Depth    9.8 km     SUMBAWA REGION, INDONESIA

M 4.7    2010/09/27 04:36     Depth 116.5 km   ANDAMAN ISLANDS, INDIA REGION

M 4.6      2010/09/27 00:45    Depth 145.9 km ORURO, BOLIVIA

M 5.0      2010/09/27 00:28    Depth 10.2 km REYKJANES RIDGE

M 5.4      2010/09/27 00:16    Depth 10.3 km REYKJANES RIDGE

M 5.4      2010/09/27 00:08    Depth 10.0 km REYKJANES RIDGE

seismograph - recordingUseful information to read this daily earthquake list
This earthquake list covers minor and major earthquakes in the world.
If a more detailed page is present, the earthquake line will be linked to the detailed page.
For your comfort, we will provide in most cases Google Satellite Map links to give you an idea where the earthquake struck, which terrain it happened and if villages or cities are located in the immediate vicinity. The reference for the time zone is UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, also called GMT)
The page is regularly updated to add new earthquakes.
green color = NOT dangerous for damage or injuries
orange color = MODERATE risk for damage or injuries
red color = CONSIDERABLE risk for damage or injuries

QuakeSOS has been developed to help actively people who are caught in an earthquake + delivers "Earthquake Report" information on your iPhoneQuakeSOS is a FREE iPhone application developed by Armand Vervaeck, the creator and main contributor to Earthquake Report. The Application simplifies immediate group communication to friends and family members (with your exact GPS location) and is constantly feeding the users with “Earthquake Report” news. Together with your own family and friends, QuakeSOS will be your closest earthquake friend.

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