M 5.9 in Kermadec Islands, New Zealand on 07 Jul 2018 21:33 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: 5.9M
Depth: 34.46 Km
Lat/Lon: -30.6134 , -178.0234
Event Date: 07 Jul 2018 21:33 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000fzb7
Inserted at: 07 Jul 2018 21:54 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
1218369 0 07 Jul 2018 21:33 6.5M, 21km N/A No people affected 0m (at 00:00) 00:13 PTWC
1218371 0 07 Jul 2018 21:33 6.5M, 21km N/A No people affected 0m (at 00:00) 00:15 NTWC    
1218372 0.01 07 Jul 2018 21:33 5.9M, 34.46km 3.18 No people affected 00:20 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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