M 5 in Tonga on 30 Nov 2020 00:37 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 1245657
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.0M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -17.4335 , -174.7166
Event Date: 30 Nov 2020 00:37 UTC
29 Nov 2020 12:37 Local
Exposed Population:
Few people within 100km
Inserted at: 30 Nov 2020 04:42 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (Tonga)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000cl0u Scaled population (vector) -0.7  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (39), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),