M 4.6 in Wallis and Futuna on 21 Sep 2021 04:42 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 1286528
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.6M
Depth: 320.43 Km
Lat/Lon: -15.8834 , -175.311
Event Date: 21 Sep 2021 04:42 UTC
20 Sep 2021 16:42 Local
Exposed Population:
Few people affected in 100km
Inserted at: 22 Sep 2021 04:55 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (Wallis & Futuna)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000fd2d Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  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

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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), USGS (2), INFORM (2),