|Country or District||Iran (Islamic Republic of)|
|Outline||An earthquake registering 7.8 on the Richter scale occurred in Sistan and Baluchestan Province in south-eastern in Iran, 78 km from the border with Pakistan, on 16 Apr 2013.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
According to the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) and local authorities, one person is confirmed dead and 20 people were injured.
Iran reports one killed, dozens hurt in 7.7 magnitude quake.
Crisis management authorities have declared a state of emergency in the quake-hit area, Iran\'s official news agency IRNA said, but so far there have been no confirmed deaths on the Iranian side.
Iran-Pakistan Border Region: 7.8 Magnitude Earthquake Maps (as of 16 April 2013)
USGS Earthquake Hazard Program
Magnitude: 7.8 Date-Time: 2013-04-16 10:44:20 UTC; 2013-04-16 15:14:20 at epicenter Location: 28.107°N 62.053°E Depth: 82.0km (51.0mi) Region: East of Khash, Iran
Iran: Earthquake, Location Map (as of 16 April 2013)