M 4.9 in United States on 04 May 2021 16:47 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 1267477
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.9M
Depth: 50.9 Km
Lat/Lon: 52.3434 , -170.5377
Event Date: 04 May 2021 16:47 UTC
04 May 2021 05:47 Local
Exposed Population:
No people within 100km
Inserted at: 04 May 2021 17:32 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 2.2 (United States)


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000e01a Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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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),