M 6 in United States on 02 Dec 2019 05:01 UTC
Shakemap
Tsunami

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: 6.0M
Depth: 27.33 Km
Lat/Lon: 51.3218 , -178.2425
Event Date: 02 Dec 2019 05:01 UTC
01 Dec 2019 19:01 Local
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us70006f6d
Inserted at: 03 Dec 2019 05:09 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 2.2 (United States)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us70006f6d Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.65  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1282724 0 02 Dec 2019 05:01 6.1M, 35km N/A No people affected 00:06 NTWC
1282727 0 02 Dec 2019 05:01 6M, 27.33km 4.44 No people affected 1d 00:08 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 United States ,of Alaska (population 572,432) . The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
no people


Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0 1282727 51.322/-178.242 6.0 27.3 4.463 02 Dec 2019 05:29 00:27 (new episode)
2 0 1282727 51.322/-178.242 6.0 27.3 4.463 02 Dec 2019 05:34 00:32 (upd of #1)
3 0 1282727 51.322/-178.242 6.0 27.3 4.463 02 Dec 2019 07:06 02:04 (upd of #2)
4 0 1282727 51.322/-178.242 6.0 27.3 4.443 03 Dec 2019 05:09 1d 00:08 (upd of #3)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Alaska United States no people


Critical infrastructure

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

More information

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