M 5.5 Off-shore on 11 Sep 2019 17:51 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 1188137
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 611.95 Km
Lat/Lon: -25.5122 , 178.2913
Event Date: 11 Sep 2019 17:51 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 11 Sep 2019 18:33 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us70005exl Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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TEMPO.CO Jakarta - An earthquake of magnitude 5.3 shook Tambrauw Regency, West Papua Province, on Saturday at 12:42 local time. The quake was not potential to a tsunami. Geophysics station of BMKG Sorong stated that the epicenter was 57 km
4 earthquakes strike central Turkey's ÇankırıSun, 15 Sep 2019 04:18:00 +0200.

Four earthquakes with magnitudes of 4.7, 4.8, 4.3 and 4.1 struck central Turkish province on Çankırı Saturday as the tremor was felt in capital Ankara, witnesses said. According to the Disaster Management Agency (AFAD), the epicenter of the
Indonesia: Quake of 5.9 magnitude hits HalmaheraSat, 14 Sep 2019 23:36:00 +0200.

An earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter Scale struck off the coast of Halmahera island of Indonesia on Saturday. According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the quake occurred at 4:21 pm (local time). The depth of the tembl

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (34), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), USGS (2), (1), INFORM (1),