M 6 in Fiji Islands Region on 18 Apr 2017 17:11 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake is expected to have a no humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.0M
Depth: 626.1 Km
Lat/Lon: -18.0517 , -178.397
Event Date: 18 Apr 2017 17:11 UTC
Exposed Population: About 2000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us10008iph
Inserted at: 18 Apr 2017 17:36 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
1164464 0 18 Apr 2017 17:11 6M, 626.1km 2.07 3 thousand 00:24 NEIC

Exposed population

The earthquake happened off shore.

Radius Population
100 km 2500 people
75 km 2000 people
50 km <1000 people
20 km <1000 people
10 km <1000 people
5 km <1000 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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