M 5.6 in Southwest Indian Ridge on 10 Jul 2018 10:26 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: 5.6M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -31.5946 , 58.3495
Event Date: 10 Jul 2018 10:26 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000g11i
Inserted at: 10 Jul 2018 10:48 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 1218795 -31.595/58.35 5.6 10 0 10 Jul 2018 10:53 00:27 (new episode)
2 0.01 1218795 -31.595/58.35 5.6 10 0 10 Jul 2018 12:33 02:07 (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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