M 6.9 in Kermadec Islands Region on 10 Sep 2018 04:19 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: 6.9M
Depth: 111.05 Km
Lat/Lon: -31.8419 , -179.3335
Event Date: 10 Sep 2018 04:19 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000hbpv
Inserted at: 10 Sep 2018 04:50 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

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1227736 -31.842/-179.334 6.9 111.05 3.4 10 Sep 2018 04:52 00:33 (new episode)
2 0.01 1227736 -31.842/-179.334 6.9 111.05 3.4 10 Sep 2018 06:26 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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