M 6.5 in Fiji on 08 Nov 2019 10:44 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: 6.5M
Depth: 582.92 Km
Event Date: 08 Nov 2019 10:44 UTC
07 Nov 2019 22:44 Local
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us6000693m
Inserted at: 08 Nov 2019 11:02 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 (Fiji)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 0 0 0
us6000693m Scaled population (vector) 0 Max wave alert 0m  
  C1 earthquake 1 Max wave realtime 0m  
  C2 earthquake 0      
  Country Vulnerability 0      
  INFORM_normalised 1      
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1277758 0 08 Nov 2019 10:44 6.5M, 582.92km N/A No people affected 0m (at 00:00) 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.

Tsunami affected locations

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Initial conditions

Title: ""167km SSW of Ndoi Island""

Fault parameters

  • Length: 28 km
  • Width: 7 km
  • Magnitude: 6.5 M

Okada parameters:

  • Slip: .8 m
  • Strike: 90 (geogr angle: north=0, south=180)
  • Dip: 45 degree
  • Rake: 90 degree
  • Depth: 583 km

Calculation parameters

  • Calculation space (lon/lat): -180.991, -23.469, -177.991, -20.469
  • Instead of Step -> use Cell size:.25 minutes

Sea Level

More information

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