M 6 in United States on 02 Dec 2019 05:01 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 1195803
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.0M
Depth: 27.33 Km
Lat/Lon: 51.3218 , -178.2425
Event Date: 02 Dec 2019 05:01 UTC
01 Dec 2019 19:01 Local
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 03 Dec 2019 05:09 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 2.2 (United States)


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us70006f6d Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.65  
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 46 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

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'Thunderous' 3.2 earthquake terrifies UK residents 03:51 PMFri, 06 Dec 2019 04:29:00 +0100.

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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: JRC (39), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),