M 5.5 in South Of Mariana Islands on 15 May 2022 11:09 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 1322631
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 19.49 Km
Lat/Lon: 11.8795 , 142.2766
Event Date: 15 May 2022 11:09 UTC
15 May 2022 20:09 Local
Exposed Population: Less then 100 people in MMI V
No people affected in 100km
Inserted at: 15 May 2022 11:32 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.1 ()

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000hlak 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, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 52 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

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Quake-prone Hutt Hospital okayed on decade-old report finding serious ... 2022-05-19T05:05+0200.

Hutt City Council signed off on the structural integrity of Hutt Hospital’s main building based on a decade-old report that highlighted “possible collapse of parts of the structure”. However, the arrival of a new report showing the Heretaun
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Six arrested as Deputy Lands Minister warns residents of Ga South of l ... 2022-05-18T22:15+0200.

Six persons have been arrested at Tuba in the Ga South Municipality of the Greater Accra Region for undertaking illegal construction of residential properties in the area. The six persons who were mainly artisans were apprehended by personn
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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 (49), NEIC (5), OCHA (1), USGS (5), (2), INFORM (1),