M 6.3 in Southeast Indian Ridge on 24 Mar 2018 19:58 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.3M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -45.8299 , 96.099
Event Date: 24 Mar 2018 19:58 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 24 Mar 2018 20:18 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()

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