M 5.7 in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands on 03 Sep 2018 20:35 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 1155739
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.7M
Depth: 35 Km
Lat/Lon: -58.0175 , -25.3031
Event Date: 03 Sep 2018 20:35 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 03 Sep 2018 21:02 UTC


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us2000h7aj Scaled population 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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Exposed population

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (37), (2), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),