M 5.5 in Tristan Da Cunha Region on 06 Oct 2017 17:41 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: 5.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -35.3171 , -15.5503
Event Date: 06 Oct 2017 17:41 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000b25h
Inserted at: 07 Oct 2017 14:39 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 1.1 ()

Gdacs Score

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Exposed population

The earthquake happened in unknowed a zone. The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
no people

Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShakeScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1183152 -35.317/-15.55 5.5 10 2.15 07 Oct 2017 14:40 20:58 (new episode)

Affected Provinces

Critical infrastructure

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

More information

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