M 4.8 in Ecuador on 20 Apr 2017 11:32 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: 4.8M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 0.9943 , -85.3405
Event Date: 20 Apr 2017 11:32 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us10008j7y
Inserted at: 20 Apr 2017 12:03 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 1.1 (ECU)

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
1164677 0 20 Apr 2017 11:32 4.8M, 36.83km N/A No people affected 00:18 NEIC
1164681 0 20 Apr 2017 11:32 4.8M, 10km N/A No people affected 00:30 NEIC

Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Ecuador , Province of Galapagos (population 10,748) .

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

Region Province Country Population
Galapagos Ecuador 10000 people

Critical infrastructure

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

More information

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