M 5.6 in Antarctica on 10 Aug 2018 18:09 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: 5.6M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -62.6308 , 165.659
Event Date: 10 Aug 2018 18:09 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us1000g6hd
Inserted at: 11 Aug 2018 16:09 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 1.1 (ATA)

Gdacs Score

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ShakeMap is a product of the USGS Earthquake Hazards Program in conjunction with the regional seismic networks. ShakeMaps provide near-real-time maps of ground motion and shaking intensity following significant earthquakes.

Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1223395 -62.625/165.756 5.5 10 0 10 Aug 2018 18:27 00:17 (new episode)
2 0.01 1223395 -62.625/165.756 5.5 10 0 10 Aug 2018 20:11 02:02 (upd of #1)
3 0.01 1223395 -62.631/165.659 5.6 10 0 11 Aug 2018 16:08 21:58 (upd of #2)
4 0.01 1223515 -62.631/165.659 5.6 10 0 11 Aug 2018 16:09 21:59 (new episode)

Affected Provinces

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Affected populated places

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Critical infrastructure

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

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More information

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