M 4.5 in Colombia on 06 Aug 2022 01:03 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 1333239
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.5M
Depth: 35 Km
Lat/Lon: 8.3273 , -77.0387
Event Date: 06 Aug 2022 01:03 UTC
05 Aug 2022 20:03 Local
Exposed Population:
3 thousand in MMI IV
Inserted at: 06 Aug 2022 01:30 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
4 (Colombia)


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(Rapid Impact)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000i8kd Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 rapid impact -0.59  
  C2 rapid impact 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1.74  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (43), (3), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),