Disaster

Iran Quake/Information Bulletin n° 1

Information Bulletin n° 1

Iran Quake

February 10, 2019

2 weeks ago

Iran Quake/Information Bulletin n° 1

The situation

A magnitude- 5.2 earthquake on the Richter scale hit Laft district, Qeshm Iceland, the Iranian southern province of Hormozgan, on Sunday February 10, 2019 at 2:24 p.m. local time. The epicenter of the earthquake was at 27.075°  north and 55.541° south at the 10-km depth of the ground surface.

 

Iranian Red Crescent 

Seven assessment teams of the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) have been dispatched to the affected area. Two persons were injured and no casualties have been reported so far. Also, 15 rural residences have been slightly and partially damaged.

Contact information

For further information specifically related to this operation, please contact:

International Affairs and IHL Division of the Iranian Red Crescent Society

Tel: +98 21 88662618-9

Fax: +98 21 88201052

Email: intdep@rcs.ir