M 6.6 in Colombia on 13 Aug 2013 15:43 UTC

Event summary

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

GDACS ID EQ 1002196
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.6M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 5.7566 , -78.1997
Event Date: 13 Aug 2013 15:43 UTC
Exposed Population: About 6779 people within 100km
Inserted at: 13 Aug 2013 20:12 UTC


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  Earthquake Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 0 1 1
usb000j275 Scaled population Max wave scenario 0m  
  C1 earthquake Max wave realtime 0m  
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 495 | About casualties: 8 | Last hour: 0

Kawela Bay skiff might be from tsunamiSat, 17 Aug 2013 13:51:00 +0200.

The state Department of Land and Natural Resources says a skiff that floated into Oahu's Kawela Bay may be tsunami debris.
Navy and partner nations wrap up service tripSat, 17 Aug 2013 13:51:00 +0200.

A multinational humanitarian mission to the Indo-Asia-Pacific region that provided services ranging from public health campaigns to veterinary training and infrastructure repair came to a close Friday as the USS Pearl Harbor pulled into its
Hochwasser, Erdbeben und andere Unglücke – ein ÜberblickSat, 17 Aug 2013 12:41:00 +0200.

Auf den Philippinen hat es ein schweres Schiffsunglück gegeben. Zudem bebte in Indonesien die Erde, und im russischen Fernen Osten müssen eventuell bis zu 100.000 Menschen vor Hochwasser in Sicherheit gebracht werden. Hier ein Überblick übe
Terremoto in IndonesiaSat, 17 Aug 2013 12:27:00 +0200.

Un terremoto di magnitudo 5,1 della scala Richter si è verificato nella notte di sabato nella parte centrale dell'isola indonesiana di Sulawesi. Non è stato dato nessun allarme tsunami. L'epicentro del sisma è stato localizzato 53 chilometr

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (107), (4), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (3), WMO (3), USGS (2), INFORM (6), NOAA (2),