M 7 in Philippines on 29 Dec 2018 03:39 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 1166573
Earthquake Magnitude: 7.0M
Depth: 60.06 Km
Lat/Lon: 5.9735 , 126.8283
Event Date: 29 Dec 2018 03:39 UTC
Exposed Population: About 20000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 29 Dec 2018 04:49 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.2 (Philippines)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 0.4 0.1 0.4
us2000iyta Scaled population 0 Max wave alert 0.08m  
  C1 shakemap 0.43 Max wave realtime 0.08m  
  C2 shakemap 0.27      
  Country Vulnerability 0      
  INFORM_normalised 0.89      
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Latest media headlines

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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 (111), (4), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (3), USGS (4), INFORM (6), NOAA (2),