M 5.6 in Antarctica on 10 Aug 2018 18:09 UTC
Shakemap
Tsunami

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 of the alert score: 1.1 (Antarctica)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us1000g6hd Scaled population 0  
  C1 shakemap 0  
  C2 shakemap 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

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.


Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1223395 0.01 10 Aug 2018 18:09 5.5M, 10km N/A No people affected 00:16 NEIC
1223515 0.01 10 Aug 2018 18:09 5.6M, 10km N/A No people affected 21:59 NEIC
* The max MMI detected for sources having shakemaps;
** The population detected in MMI>=7 for episode with shakemap or in a 100km radius;
*** The tsunami max height.


Shakemaps Timeline

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

Airports

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Ports

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Dams

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Nuclear plants

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More information

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