M 4.5 in Colombia on 27 Jul 2018 06:01 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 1151747
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 6.1189 , -77.4035
Event Date: 27 Jul 2018 06:01 UTC
Exposed Population: 180000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 27 Jul 2018 06:17 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4 (Colombia)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us2000geyk Scaled population (vector) 5.18  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability -0.15  
  INFORM_normalised 0.87  
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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.
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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),