Minor earthquake - Southern Iran - February 10, 2019

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Magnitude : 3.7

Local Time (conversion only below land) : Unknown

GMT/UTC Time : 2019-02-10 14:56:40

Depth (Hypocenter) : 20 km

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SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
EMSC Southern Iran Feb 10 14:56 3.7 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Qeshm, Iran Feb 10 10:54 5.3 10 MAP
GEOFON Southern Iran Feb 10 10:54 5.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Dubai - Light shaking
  • dubai - it was for 15 seconds
  • Dubai - Building and light fixtures shaking.
  • Dubai - No damage. 7th floor, light shaking felt for 30 seconds
  • DUBAI - Moderate shaking
  • Dubai - Weak shaking
  • Dubai - Felt dizzy. Ceiling fixtures were swinging.
  • Dubai - Moderate shaking
  • Dubai - Light shaking
  • Dubai - 10 seconds
  • Dubai - Light shaking
  • Dubai - 15 seconds slight shaking no damage at around 3pm
  • Ajman - 20 sec
  • Dubai - At 3PM UAE time
  • Dubai - Light shaking
  • Dubai - My chair and table was felt like shaking. Even few min after; my colleague even said the same.
  • Dubai - No damage, office desks shaking in waves
  • Dubai - Moderate shaking
  • jebel ali - feeling dizzy , on 25th floor
  • Fujairah - Almost 3-5 seconds twice.
  • Dubai - Weak shaking
  • Digdaga - it was terrifying!!
  • Deira - Moderate shaking
  • Ras Al Khaimah - 5 secs + no damages
  • Dubai - 10 seconds 3pm time in UAE
  • Dubai - 30 seconds
  • dubai - feeling dizzy and slight vomiting
  • Dubai - 5 seconds
  • Ajman - Light hangings were swinging.
  • dubai - light dizzy and slight vomiting!!
  • Sharjah - Lasted 15 seconds. Light fixtures swayed two and fro.
  • dubai - lights were swinging really fast on the 25th floor
  • Dubai - it was 5 rounds of 2-3 seconds table was shaking !!!
  • ajman - MMI III (Weak shaking)
  • Sharjah - felt dizzy and chandelier swinging
  • dubai - Moderate shaking
  • NAKHEEL rak - 7-5 seconds bed shaking , nervous
  • ras alkhaimah - Light shaking
  • Dubai - i wasnt sure the exact shaking lasted, it might be lasted 1 min or so as per our experience. there are no damaged property and we are all safe. i have some video taken.
  • Deira, Dubai - It was more or less 15 secs.
  • Barari, Al-Ain - ceiling furnitures were shaking
  • Dubai - 5 seconds, chair swaying gently, blinds swaying
  • Sharjah - Almost 15 seconds of light shaking
  • Dubai - Felt dizzy
  • Dubai - Moderate shaking
  • Dubai - Light shaking
  • Ajman - Lasted for 20 seconds and I felt dizzy but then realized that it was earthquake as everything felt moving in a pendulum motion
  • Dubai - Very weak shaking
  • Ras al khaimah - Bed,tv,cupboard ..everything was shaking
  • Sharjah - Light shaking to and fro
  • Sharjah - I scared... But only thing is noone noticed it. I used to steps to go down. But noone noticed it.
  • Abu Dhabi - I felt it here in AUH, we are on 17th Floor..
  • Dubai Media City - Light shaking
  • ABU DHABI - 10 - 15 SECONDS
  • al nabba - around 20 sec, clothes were waving on the hanger. bed was also shaken
  • Dubai - Since we are in the 12th floor, I felt something is wrong and then I saw our hanging frame is shaking.
  • Dubai - Light shaking
  • ras - Very weak shaking
  • Sharjah - My daughter and I were sitting on the sofa and were swaying, the fan and the ceiling lamps were swaying too! lasted for 1 minute or more...
  • Digdaga - Very strong shaking
  • Dubai - My chair and glass door was felt like shaking. Even few min later, my colleague said the same.
  • Dubai - Dizzy and heavy head
  • Dibba - King size bed was shaking, huge 2 meters / 4 doors clothes drawer was shaking as well. It was about 8-10 seconds of tremor.
  • Ras al khaimah - Very weak shaking
  • Fujairah - No damage for any materials but the shake was felt
  • EMSC Strait Of Hormuz Feb 10 10:54 5.3 10 MAP

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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
    Fittings :
    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
    Structures :
    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
    Fittings :
    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
    Structures :
    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
    Fittings :
    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
    Fittings :
    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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