M 4.7 in Fiji Islands Region on 19 May 2019 18:51 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 1179970
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.7M
Depth: 388.89 Km
Lat/Lon: -19.4627 , -177.2867
Event Date: 19 May 2019 18:51 UTC
19 May 2019 06:51 Local
Exposed Population:
No people within 100km
Inserted at: 19 May 2019 20:24 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (Tonga)


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us70003nar Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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Exposed population

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (37), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),