M 5.5 in Tonga on 16 Jul 2017 17:06 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -20.4402 , -173.4528
Event Date: 16 Jul 2017 17:06 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 16 Jul 2017 17:26 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (Tonga)

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