M 5.6 in Kermadec Islands, New Zealand on 11 Mar 2017 17:10 UTC

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: 5.6M
Depth: 34.96 Km
Lat/Lon: -30.6026 , -177.5437
Event Date: 11 Mar 2017 17:10 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us100088f7
Inserted at: 11 Mar 2017 23:03 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 1.1 ()

Gdacs Score

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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMax Intensity (MMI*)Pop [100 km or MMI 9-7]Tsunami risk (max height)Delay (hh:mm)Source
1160245 0 11 Mar 2017 17:10 5.5M, 19.35km 3 No people affected 00:22 NEIC
1160262 0 11 Mar 2017 17:10 5.6M, 34.96km 3.22 No people affected 05:52 NEIC

Exposed population

The earthquake happened off shore.

Radius Population
100 km no people
75 km no people
50 km no people
20 km no people
10 km no people
5 km no people
2 km no people

Affected Provinces

Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

More information

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