M 4.8 in Volcano Islands, Japan Region on 26 Nov 2020 15:44 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 1245217
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.8M
Depth: 141.34 Km
Lat/Lon: 22.5164 , 143.3121
Event Date: 26 Nov 2020 15:44 UTC
27 Nov 2020 01:44 Local
Exposed Population:
No people within 100km
Inserted at: 26 Nov 2020 20:11 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000ck28 Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (39), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (2), (1), INFORM (1),