M 6 in Papua New Guinea on 19 Jul 2018 18:30 UTC

Event summary

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

GDACS ID EQ 1150808
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.0M
Depth: 31.16 Km
Lat/Lon: -6.1458 , 148.6912
Event Date: 19 Jul 2018 18:30 UTC
Exposed Population: About 65000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 19 Jul 2018 19:46 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 7.6 (Papua New Guinea)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
usd00090uc Scaled population 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1.3  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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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 (37), (2), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),