M 4.8 in Greenland from 31 Jan 2018 18:25 UTC to 18:25

Event summary

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

GDACS ID EQ 1132651
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.8M
Depth: 2 Km
Lat/Lon: 83.07 , -5.37
Event Date: 31 Jan 2018 18:25 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 31 Jan 2018 18:40 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (Greenland)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake GDACS score
EMSC 0 0
644836 Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (34), (2), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),