M 4.6 in Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge on 02 Aug 2020 06:07 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 1228547
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.6M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 18.7969 , -46.1758
Event Date: 02 Aug 2020 06:07 UTC
02 Aug 2020 03:07 Local
Exposed Population:
No people within 100km
Inserted at: 02 Aug 2020 07:04 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000b8ab Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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Latest media headlines

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Tentative criteria for storm surge warnings and advisories in the eart ... Thu, 06 Aug 2020 05:03:00 +0200.

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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 (38), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (2), (1), INFORM (1),