M 5.3 in Reykjanes Ridge on 31 Mar 2017 17:25 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.3M
Depth: 10 km
Lat/Lon: 52.6946 , -32.294
Event Date: 31 Mar 2017 17:25 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 31 Mar 2017 17:36 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (40), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (4), (1), INFORM (1),