M 6.1 in India on 03 Aug 2021 03:42 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 1279922
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.1M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 8.8596 , 94.0139
Event Date: 03 Aug 2021 03:42 UTC
03 Aug 2021 09:42 Local
Exposed Population: Less then 100 people in MMI V
About 1000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 03 Aug 2021 04:35 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
4.6 (India)


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000f1r3 Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.94  
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (51), (3), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (4), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),