M 7.8 Earthquake and Tsunami (1.6 m) in United States on 22 Jul 2020 06:12 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 1227309
Earthquake Magnitude: 7.8M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 55.1079 , -158.4765
Event Date: 22 Jul 2020 06:12 UTC
21 Jul 2020 19:12 Local
Exposed Population: Few people within 100km
Inserted at: 22 Jul 2020 06:46 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 2.2 (United States)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 0 1.3 1.3
us7000asvb Scaled population (vector) 0.76 Max wave alert 1.61m  
  C1 earthquake 1 Max wave realtime 1.61m  
  C2 earthquake 0      
  Country Vulnerability 0      
  INFORM_normalised 0.65      
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2020. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 107 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

France-born man in Mexico dies in bid to save his dog's lifeFri, 24 Jul 2020 21:31:00 +0200.

Pablo Fustec, a dual citizen of France and Mexico, died this month after jumping into a scalding hot spring in a failed attempt to rescue Sasha, one of his dogs. He had adopted the black and white Great Dane after finding it in a Mexico Cit
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France-born man in Mexico dies in bid to save his dog's life MEXICO CI ... Fri, 24 Jul 2020 21:26:00 +0200.

© Provided by Associated Press In this photo courtesy of Sophie Fustec shows her brother Pablo Fustec walking his dogs Sasha, right, and Felipe in Mexico City in Nov. of 2019. The dual citizen of France and Mexico died on July 5, 2020 after
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France-born man in Mexico dies in bid to save his dog's lifeFri, 24 Jul 2020 21:21:00 +0200.

Pablo Fustec, a dual citizen of France and Mexico, died this month after jumping into a scalding hot spring in a failed attempt to rescue Sasha, one of his dogs. He had adopted the black and white Great Dane after finding it in a Mexico Cit
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France-born man in Mexico dies in bid to save his dog's lifeFri, 24 Jul 2020 21:02:00 +0200.

In this photo courtesy of Sophie Fustec shows her brother Pablo Fustec walking his dogs Sasha, right, and Felipe in Mexico City in Nov. of 2019. The dual citizen of France and Mexico died on July 5, 2020 after jumping into a scalding hot sp
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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: JRC (84), (3), NEIC (5), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (2), USGS (5), INFORM (4), NOAA (1),