M 5.7 in South Indian Ocean on 16 Apr 2017 09:44 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: 5.7M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -7.3404 , 83.1787
Event Date: 16 Apr 2017 09:44 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us10008i34
Inserted at: 16 Apr 2017 10:03 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
1164165 0 16 Apr 2017 09:44 5.7M, 10km N/A No people affected 00:19 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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