M 5.8 in Guatemala on 04 Aug 2020 19:17 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 1228889
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.8M
Depth: 11.83 Km
Lat/Lon: 13.3527 , -91.952
Event Date: 04 Aug 2020 19:17 UTC
04 Aug 2020 13:17 Local
Exposed Population: 120000 people in MMI>=IV
About 33000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 04 Aug 2020 21:20 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 5.5 (Guatemala)


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000b9cc Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1.05  
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (42), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),