M 4.5 Off-shore on 29 Jul 2020 19:08 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 1228130
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -33.0748 , -178.6779
Event Date: 29 Jul 2020 19:08 UTC
29 Jul 2020 07:08 Local
Exposed Population:
No people within 100km
Inserted at: 29 Jul 2020 19:58 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()


For more info on GDACS alert score click here.
  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000b6ce Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
Virtual OSOCC
Meteo assessment
Satellite products
Analytical products
Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 264 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

4.0-magnitude quake jolts Davao OrientalSun, 02 Aug 2020 15:23:00 +0200.

BUTUAN CITY – A 4.0-magnitude earthquake hit Davao Oriental province in Southern Mindanao region before midnight Wednesday, July 15, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said. In its bulletin, Phivolcs said the
Son La records 20 earthquakes over six-day periodSun, 02 Aug 2020 11:32:00 +0200.

The epicentre of the earthquake was registered at a depth of 8.1km in Moc Chau district, with the event being just one of a series of earthquakes that have hit Son La over the past six days. Nguyen Xuan Anh, director of the Institute of Geo
Today in historySun, 02 Aug 2020 09:53:00 +0200.

2 August 2020 (MIA) 338 BC – A Macedonian army led by Philip II defeated the combined forces of Athens and Thebes in the Battle of Chaeronea, securing Macedonian hegemony in Greece and the Aegean. 216 BC – Second Punic War: Battle of Cannae
Olas gigantes que transforman el EstadoSun, 02 Aug 2020 08:26:00 +0200.

En los últimos años el liderazgo político ha sido confrontado por una cadena de fenómenos sociales; estos fenómenos se formaron como olas gigantescas, que saltan repentinamente y con sus aguas furiosas nos arrastran hacia las profundidades

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (39), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (2), (1), INFORM (1),