M 7.5 in Papua New Guinea on 19 Apr 2014 13:27 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 1030126
Earthquake Magnitude: 7.5M
Depth: Km
Lat/Lon: -6.7203 , 154.9315
Event Date: 19 Apr 2014 13:27 UTC
19 Apr 2014 23:27 Local
Exposed Population:
About 89000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 19 Apr 2014 13:50 UTC

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 0.3 0.5
Scaled population (vector) Max wave scenario 0m  
  C1 earthquake Max wave realtime 0m  
  C2 earthquake      
  Country Vulnerability      
  INFORM_normalised      
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 506 | About casualties: 5 | Last hour: 0

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Hasta 30,4 por ciento de la superficie de arrecifes de coral de Indonesia fue destruida, lo que causa severos impactos al ecosistema, según un informe del Programa de Manejo y Rehabilitación de esos organismos calcáreos del Instituto Nacion
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Il Cile trema ancora: nuova scossa di 7.8 gradi della RichterMon, 21 Apr 2014 08:24:00 +0200.

tmnews.it Il Cile trema ancora: nuova scossa di 7.8 gradi della Richter tmnews.it Rientrata dopo due ore l'allerta tsunami Milano, (TMNews) - A 24 ore dal potente sisma di 8.2 gradi della scala Richter, un nuovo terremoto di 7.8 gradi
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Japan's trade deficit quadruples in MarchMon, 21 Apr 2014 07:15:00 +0200.

Japan's trade deficit quadrupled in March as export growth slowed and energy imports continued to rise.
Terremoto ocorrido em 1964, no Alasca, ainda gera consequências à Terr ... Mon, 21 Apr 2014 06:16:00 +0200.

Segundo algumas estimativas, uma área com dois terços do tamanho da Califórnia foi afetada

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (78), (3), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (2), USGS (2), INFORM (4), NOAA (1),