M 6.2 in Northern Mariana Islands on 13 Jun 2020 21:08 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 1222138
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.2M
Depth: 614.72 Km
Lat/Lon: 18.9196 , 145.1144
Event Date: 13 Jun 2020 21:08 UTC
14 Jun 2020 07:08 Local
Exposed Population:
No people within 100km
Inserted at: 13 Jun 2020 21:27 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (Northern Mariana Is.)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 0 0 0
us6000abgq Scaled population (vector) 0 Max wave alert 0m  
  C1 earthquake 1 Max wave realtime 0m  
  C2 earthquake 0      
  Country Vulnerability 0      
  INFORM_normalised 1      
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Latest media headlines

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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: EC-JRC (80), (3), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), USGS (2), INFORM (4), NOAA (1),