M 5.5 in South Of Fiji Islands on 30 Nov 2019 19:52 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 1195645
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 607.76 Km
Lat/Lon: -26.6573 , 178.3331
Event Date: 30 Nov 2019 19:52 UTC
01 Dec 2019 07:52 Local
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 30 Nov 2019 20:14 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us70006eu5 Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 21 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

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1st LD: 6.0-magnitude quake hits Arica, Chile -- USGSTue, 03 Dec 2019 12:11:00 +0100.

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Indonesia: Watch out for possible tectonic quake, BMKG warns C. Sulawe ... Tue, 03 Dec 2019 05:32:00 +0100.

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Live updates: Chaos as gale force winds tear roofs of houses, bring do ... Tue, 03 Dec 2019 05:00:00 +0100.

What you need to know: Wellington is being slammed by a powerful storm which is causing chaos across the city. The wild weather is due to a monster storm in the Southern Ocean; Power lines are down and slips are affecting the West Coast as
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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 (35), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (2), (1), INFORM (1),