M 5.7 in East Of South Sandwich Islands on 27 Sep 2018 10:25 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 1157657
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.7M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -58.1943 , -9.5822
Event Date: 27 Sep 2018 10:25 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 27 Sep 2018 10:48 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us1000h36v Scaled population 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (38), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (4), (1), INFORM (1),