M 5.4 in Colombia on 31 Oct 2016 00:20 UTC
EQ parameters

Event summary

This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.4M
Depth: 44 Km
Lat/Lon: 3.4372 , -74.4445
Event Date: 31 Oct 2016 00:20 UTC
Exposed Population: 743649 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us1000735j
Inserted at: 31 Oct 2016 00:51 UTC


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us1000735j Scaled population n.a  
  C1 earthquake n.a  
  C2 earthquake n.a  
  Country Vulnerability n.a  
  INFORM_normalised n.a  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1144931 0 31 Oct 2016 00:20 5.4M, 46.71km N/A 730 thousand 00:18 NEIC
1144933 0 31 Oct 2016 00:20 5.4M, 44km N/A 740 thousand 00:30 NEIC
The episode that generated the alert; the next major evaluations beyond 12 hours will not trigger additional alerts.
* The max MMI detected for sources having shakemaps;
** The population detected in MMI>=7 for episode with shakemap or in a 100km radius;
*** The tsunami max height.

Affected Provinces

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Critical infrastructure

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More information

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