M 5.7 in Vanuatu on 23 Jun 2021 05:39 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 1274293
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.7M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -22.7747 , 171.6415
Event Date: 23 Jun 2021 05:39 UTC
23 Jun 2021 16:39 Local
Exposed Population: Few people within 100km in MMI>=IV
Few people within 100km
Inserted at: 23 Jun 2021 16:08 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (Vanuatu)


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000efea Scaled population (vector) 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, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 1 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Vanuatu Volcano Alert Bulletin n°6 - Ambrym Activity (June 24th 2021)Thu, 24 Jun 2021 04:14:00 +0200.

AMBRYM VOLCANO 1615’00”S 16807’00”E Summit Elevation 4377ft (1334m) Current Vanuatu Volcano Alert Level: Level 1. Ambrym volcano is continuing in the minor unrest state. The Volcanic Alert Level remains at Level 1. The volcano activity at A

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (44), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),