M 5.6 in Kermadec Islands, New Zealand on 11 Mar 2017 17:10 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.6M
Depth: 34.96 km
Lat/Lon: -30.6026 , -177.5437
Event Date: 11 Mar 2017 17:10 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 11 Mar 2017 23:03 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()

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