DATASET

Earthquake in Iran (2019-11-08)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2019-11-08 13:16:00
Event time (UTC): 2019-11-07 23:00:00
Event type: Earthquake (Ground shaking)

Activation reason:
"On 7 November a

5.9-magnitude earthquake struck northwestern Iran at a depth of 10km with epicentre near by Varnakesh. At least 6 people were killed and at least 350 injured. The earthquake was followed by at least 60 aftershocks increasing the damage on buildings. Approximately 100 houses were completely destroyed in villages Varnakesh and Zaraghan and several hundred damaged in different degrees in other villages near by.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 0
Grading products: 7

Copernicus Emergency Management Service - Mapping is a service funded by European Commission aimed at providing actors in the management of natural and man-made disasters, in particular Civil Protection Authorities and Humanitarian Aid actors, with mapping products based on satellite imagery.

Contact

Email
jrc-ems-rapidmapping (at) ec.europa.eu

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2019): Earthquake in Iran (2019-11-08). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/baf8def1-0ef4-424c-9fde-1afbc996354b

Keywords

Copernicus Service Emergency Emergency Management CEMS Earthquake EMSR406 Copernicus Iran Copernicus Emergency Management Service IRN Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Mapping Rapid Mapping Copernicus EMS

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR406]: Earthquake in Iran (2019-11-08)
URL 
  • All maps produced in scope of this Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping activation downloadable as georeferenced PDFs, TIFFs and JPEGs together with relevant vector data (SHP, KML) as well.

Spatial coverage

Type Value
GML
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GEO
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GEO
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Lineage information

No additional information

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2021-04-23
Modified date
2021-04-19
Issued date
2019-11-08
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR406 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/baf8def1-0ef4-424c-9fde-1afbc996354b
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