M 4.8 in Canada on 14 Feb 2019 00:34 UTC
EQ parameters

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.8M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 50.6622 , -130.0825
Event Date: 14 Feb 2019 00:34 UTC
13 Feb 2019 15:34 Local
Exposed Population:
No people within 100km
Source: NEIC usd0009e9t
Inserted at: 14 Feb 2019 00:52 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 (Canada)


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
usd0009e9t Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1248741 0 14 Feb 2019 00:34 4.8M, 10km N/A No people affected 00:17 NEIC
The episode that generated the alert; the next major evaluations beyond 12 hours will not trigger additional alerts.
The episode that has the last updated information.
* The max MMI detected for sources having shakemaps;
** The population detected in MMI>=7 for episode with shakemap or in a 100km radius;
*** The tsunami max height.

Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Canada , Province of British Columbia (population 3,415,527) .

Radius Population
100 km no people
75 km no people
50 km no people
20 km no people
10 km no people
5 km no people
2 km no people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
British Columbia Canada 3.4 million people
Alaska United States 570000 people
Washington United States 5 million people

Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

More information

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