M 5.7 in Fiji on 19 Aug 2018 02:18 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.7M
Depth: 618.29 Km
Lat/Lon: -18.2748 , -178.3539
Event Date: 19 Aug 2018 02:18 UTC
Exposed Population: About 3000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 19 Aug 2018 23:28 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (Fiji)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (36), (2), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),