M 5.8 in Central East Pacific Rise on 29 Oct 2018 23:26 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 1160462
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.8M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -4.5507 , -105.9001
Event Date: 29 Oct 2018 23:26 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 29 Oct 2018 23:47 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us1000hit9 Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 103 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

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Another mild quake recorded in Quang Nam provinceFri, 02 Nov 2018 17:04:00 +0100.

Hanoi (VNA) - An earthquake, measuring 2.9 on the Richter scale, struck Bac Tra My district in the central province of Quang Nam on November 2, but no damage or casualties were reported. Nguyen Hong Phuong, Deputy Director of the Earthquake
Tsunamis account for $280 billion in economic losses over last twenty ... Fri, 02 Nov 2018 16:58:00 +0100.

GENEVA, 2nd November, 2018 (WAM) -- The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) today called attention to the significant loss of life and economic losses associated with tsunamis, notably for countries bordering the Indi
Talk of the week: Indian Tamil Sangam donates for earthquake victimsFri, 02 Nov 2018 08:26:00 +0100.

PREMIUM We care for Palu: Members and executives of Indonesia Tamil Sangam (ITS) donate Rp 120 million (US$7,881) on Saturday to the Sai Study Group (SSG) social organization in Jakarta for earthquake and tsunami victims in Central Sulawesi

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 (38), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (4), (1), INFORM (1),