M 4.5 in Mexico on 10 Feb 2019 17:33 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 1170439
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.5M
Depth: 62.63 Km
Lat/Lon: 15.78 , -94.7079
Event Date: 10 Feb 2019 17:33 UTC
10 Feb 2019 11:33 Local
Exposed Population: 480000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 10 Feb 2019 19:00 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.4 (Mexico)


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us2000jg0p Scaled population (vector) 5.04  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability -1  
  INFORM_normalised 0.92  
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 3 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

San Andreas Fault: Clock Ticking For Major EarthquakeTue, 12 Feb 2019 11:21:00 +0100.

California earthquakes are a geologic inevitability. The state straddles the North American and Pacific tectonic plates and is crisscrossed by the San Andreas and other active fault systems. The magnitude 7.9 earthquake that struck off Alas
MEXICO TECHNOLOGY - Mexican students build robot for earthquake search ... Mon, 11 Feb 2019 18:40:00 +0100.

Mexican university students have created a spider-like robot that can find people trapped in rubble following an earthquake or other natural disaster, the National Polytechnic Institute (IPN) said. "Students created the Arachnid Robot for S
Pascal Ustin Dubuisson, el haitiano que recorrió 10 países y sobrevivi ... Sun, 10 Feb 2019 20:19:00 +0100.

El joven haitiano Pascal Ustin Dubuisson cruzó 10 países por carretera, en lancha y caminando por la selva. Cuidándose de ladrones, animales salvajes, polleros desleales y fuerzas de seguridad que en las revisiones suelen quedarse con el di

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: JRC (35), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),