M 4.5 in Peru on 31 Dec 2021 15:35 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 1304163
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.5M
Depth: 157.39 Km
Lat/Lon: -8.1453 , -74.4781
Event Date: 31 Dec 2021 15:35 UTC
31 Dec 2021 10:35 Local
Exposed Population:
410 thousand in 100km
Inserted at: 31 Dec 2021 17:08 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
4.6 (Peru)
INFORM Coping capacity list: Peru= 4.6; Brazil= 4.1


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000g86k Scaled population (vector) 5.86  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0.27  
  INFORM_normalised 0.94  
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Latest media headlines

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An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3 on Tuesday struck off Japan's Ogasawara Islands of Tokyo Prefecture, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), reports citing Xinhua. The temblor occurred at around 6:09 a.m. local time, w

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (42), (3), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),