M 5.7 in Fiji Islands on 06 Jun 2020 10:55 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 1221216
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.7M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -16.6103 , 177.5356
Event Date: 06 Jun 2020 10:55 UTC
06 Jun 2020 22:55 Local
Exposed Population: About 2000 people in MMI>=VI
About 24000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 07 Jun 2020 10:57 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 3.4 (Fiji)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000a74v Scaled population (raster) 0.3  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.8  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

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