M 4.8 in Antarctica on 30 Sep 2020 16:58 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 1237494
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.8M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -62.3305 , -58.559
Event Date: 30 Sep 2020 16:58 UTC
30 Sep 2020 13:58 Local
Exposed Population:
No people within 100km
Inserted at: 30 Sep 2020 20:52 UTC

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000c39r Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

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Trump announces plan to deploy 150M Covid rapid testsTue, 29 Sep 2020 06:34:00 +0200.

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Global coronavirus death toll crosses 1 million-markTue, 29 Sep 2020 06:27:00 +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: EC-JRC (39), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),