M 5.6 in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands on 23 Nov 2018 10:51 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.6M
Depth: 82.85 Km
Lat/Lon: -56.2619 , -26.9851
Event Date: 23 Nov 2018 10:51 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 23 Nov 2018 11:12 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (South Georgia & the South Sandwich Is.)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (40), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),