M 6.8 in Svalbard and Jan Mayen on 09 Nov 2018 01:49 UTC

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This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.8M
Depth: 10 Km
Event Date: 09 Nov 2018 01:49 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us1000hpim
Inserted at: 09 Nov 2018 02:10 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 (Jan Mayen)

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Tsunami affected locations

Date Name Country Alert Tsunami wave height (m)

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Initial conditions

Title: ""119km NW of Olonkinbyen""

Fault parameters

  • Length: 39 km
  • Width: 11 km
  • Magnitude: 6.8 M

Okada parameters:

  • Slip: 1 m
  • Strike: 90 (geogr angle: north=0, south=180)
  • Dip: 45 degree
  • Rake: 90 degree
  • Depth: 10 km

Calculation parameters

  • Calculation space (lon/lat): -14.24, 68.623, -8.24, 70
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Sea Level