M 5.1 in El Salvador on 09 Aug 2018 00:26 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 1153118
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.1M
Depth: 38.33 Km
Lat/Lon: 12.326 , -89.3574
Event Date: 09 Aug 2018 00:26 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 09 Aug 2018 00:45 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (El Salvador)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us1000g5kw Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 481 | About casualties: 55 | Last hour: 0

Dos sismos estremecen a AlaskaMon, 13 Aug 2018 00:05:00 +0200.

Dos sismos estremecieron Alaska el domingo, uno al norte y otro al centro del estado, informó el Centro Geológico Estadounidense. El primer movimiento telúrico ocurrió eso de las 6:58 a.m. en una zona a 67 kilómetros (42 millas) al este de
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Video viral: la aterradora “nube tsunami” que causó pánico en Estados ... Mon, 13 Aug 2018 00:03:00 +0200.

Los habitantes de la localidad de Anna, en Illinois, registraron un extraño fenómeno meteorológico que les causó mucho temor. Mirá el video en la nota. Una espectacular “nube tsunami” sorprendió a los habitantes de la localidad estadounide
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Strongest-ever earthquake strikes Alaska's North Slope regionSun, 12 Aug 2018 23:39:00 +0200.

KAVIK RIVER CAMP, Alaska -- Alaska's North Slope was hit Sunday by the most powerful earthquake ever recorded in the region, the state's seismologist said. At 6:58 a.m. Sunday, the magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck an area 42 miles east of Ka
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A dos años del terremoto en CayllomaSun, 12 Aug 2018 23:29:00 +0200.

Dos años después, varias familias de Caylloma siguen sin vivienda. | Fuente: Captura video | Fotógrafo: MPC. A dos años del terremoto que azotó la provincia de y Caylloma dejó mil 149 casas destruidas o afectadas, solo 100 fueron reconstru
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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 (34), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),