M 5.4 in Ecuador on 20 Sep 2020 09:42 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 1236059
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.4M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 2.6026 , -95.2291
Event Date: 20 Sep 2020 09:42 UTC
20 Sep 2020 03:42 Local
Exposed Population: No people affected in MMI V
No people within 100km
Inserted at: 21 Sep 2020 09:46 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (Ecuador)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000bqg0 Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2020. 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

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