Strong very dangerous earthquake in Iran near Nayshabur (Mashhad) - 236 people injured

Earthquake overview : A very shallow magnitude 5.5 earthquake struck very close to Nayshaboor, a city with a population of 221,000 inhabitants. Especially some bigger villages close to the epicenter may be at risk. "I have Felt it" Reports --> see below + Let us know "how you have felt this … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list May 8, 2011

M 4.9      2011/05/08 22:17     Depth 10.3 km      SOUTHERN IRAN 01:47:34 AM at epicenter Moderate but shallow and accordingly dangerous transform faulting earthquake 10 km from Chehel Zar'l Arab. The epicenter is located in arid wilderness. Due to the location of the epicenter, earthquake-report … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list August 28, 2010

M 5.1      2010/08/28 18:46   Depth 50 km OFF THE COAST OF JALISCO, MEXICO 200 km out in the Pacific, right on a fault line M 4.7      2010/08/28 15:14   Depth 33 km NEAR EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN Out in the Sea, 115 km from Tokyo's airport Narita. M 4.6      2010/08/28 … [Read more...]

Iran “ M 5.7 “ 2 people killed and 17 people injured in Iran quake

Update August 28 - 8:47 UTC Following Reuters alertnet the dead toll rises to 3 and tens of injured people are reported  after a shallow earthquake struck the area of Damghan. Read the full Reuters Alertnet report here Update August 27 - 23:47 UTC Irna, the Islamic Republic News Agency reports … [Read more...]

Iran “ M 5.0 “ Moderate but dangerous shallow earthquake near the Iran - Turkmenistan border

Earthquake Report comment : A shallow moderate earthquake struck the Bojnurd area in Northeastern Iran at 20:56 in the evening. Even moderate quakes can result in Iran in a lot of damage. Bonjurd has a population of 192,000. So far we have seen no reports of the Iran media on this quake. Official … [Read more...]