M 5.7 in Tonga on 05 May 2024 07:13 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 1427338
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.7M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -19.3814 , -175.8793
Event Date: 05 May 2024 07:13 UTC
04 May 2024 19:13 Local
Exposed Population: Few people affected in MMI -
Inserted at: 06 May 2024 15:00 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.1 (Tonga)


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000mwfi Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap 0  
  C2 shakemap 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 402 | About casualties: 3 | Last hour: 2

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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: EC-JRC (48), (3), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),