M 5.1 in Argentina on 17 May 2017 10:45 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake can have a no humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID EQ 1113196
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.1M
Depth: 170.26 Km
Lat/Lon: -24.4054 , -67.1755
Event Date: 17 May 2017 10:45 UTC
Exposed Population: About 7000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 17 May 2017 11:03 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 3.7 (Argentina)
INFORM Coping capacity list: Argentina= 3.7; Chile= 3


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC n.a n.a
us10008szw Scaled population 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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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 (34), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),