M 5.1 Off-shore on 22 Feb 2021 23:49 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 1257063
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.1M
Depth: 51.53 Km
Lat/Lon: -31.3867 , -178.4518
Event Date: 22 Feb 2021 23:49 UTC
22 Feb 2021 11:49 Local
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 23 Feb 2021 14:55 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000dkac Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 295 | About casualties: 14 | Last hour: 0

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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: EC-JRC (44), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (5), (1), INFORM (1),