M 6.2 in Kermadec Islands, New Zealand on 08 Dec 2017 02:09 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: 6.2M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -30.7958 , -178.648
Event Date: 08 Dec 2017 02:09 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000c1xc
Inserted at: 08 Dec 2017 02:29 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
no people

Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1190387 -30.796/-178.648 6.2 10 5.25 08 Dec 2017 02:31 00:21 (new episode)
2 0.01 1190387 -30.796/-178.648 6.2 10 5.1 08 Dec 2017 04:12 02:02 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Critical infrastructure

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

More information

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