M 5.9 in Azores Islands Region on 28 Nov 2022 02:51 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 1348141
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.9M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 37.0793 , -32.3975
Event Date: 28 Nov 2022 02:51 UTC
28 Nov 2022 00:51 Local
Exposed Population:
Inserted at: 28 Nov 2022 03:10 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.1 ()


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000isuh Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Forte terremoto al largo delle Azzorre | DATI e MAPPE2022-11-28T06:43+0100.

Terremoto al largo delle Azzorre, arcipelago di origine vulcanica. Forte scossa di terremoto nell’Atlantico, a Ovest delle isole Azzorre . L’ ha registrato un sisma magnitudo Mwp 5.8 alle 03:51:26 ora italiana (01:51:26 ora locale) ad una

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
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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 (48), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (5), (2), INFORM (1),