M 5.7 in United States on 26 Jan 2020 22:33 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 1203636
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.7M
Depth: 35 Km
Lat/Lon: 51.3133 , -179.9871
Event Date: 26 Jan 2020 22:33 UTC
26 Jan 2020 10:33 Local
Exposed Population: No people affected in MMI IV
No people within 100km
Inserted at: 27 Jan 2020 22:43 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 2.2 (United States)


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us60007gra Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.65  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

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Work is continuing on the creation of a mobile notification app to assist in sending out critical information to the public in times of emergencies. Hazard Management Cayman Islands director Danielle Coleman said Wednesday the app, which wi
Cuba face à l’administration Trump: Retour à la politique de la confro ... Thu, 30 Jan 2020 17:24:00 +0100.

Introduction. En 2014, l’administration Obama avait pris des mesures inédites allant dans le sens d’une normalisation des relations entre les Etats-Unis et Cuba, répondant ainsi à la demande unanime de la communauté internationale, qui a to
Trump Sends Condolences To Erdogan Over Quake In TurkeyThu, 30 Jan 2020 06:26:00 +0100.

U.S. President Donald Trump has offered condolences to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on a phone call over Friday's deadly earthquake in eastern Turkey, according to the Turkey's Communications Directorate on Tuesday. The 6.8-magnitude quak

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 (40), (2), NEIC (5), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),