M 5.5 in Ecuador on 26 Jun 2018 09:15 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 1147616
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -0.6835 , -90.9391
Event Date: 26 Jun 2018 09:15 UTC
26 Jun 2018 03:15 Local
Exposed Population: About 10000 people in MMI>=IV
About 19000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 26 Jun 2018 16:06 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.3 (Ecuador)


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us1000f22r Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.9  
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (42), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),