M 5.8 in United Kingdom on 18 May 2022 06:27 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 1323011
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.8M
Depth: 17.58 Km
Lat/Lon: 51.1188 , 178.7361
Event Date: 18 May 2022 06:27 UTC
18 May 2022 18:27 Local
Exposed Population: Less then 100 people in MMI V
16 million in 100km
Inserted at: 18 May 2022 18:21 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.1 (United Kingdom)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000hlxv 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

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5.8-magnitude quake strikes off Japan's Ibaraki Prefecture, no tsunami ... 2022-05-22T06:30+0200.

TOKYO, May 22 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.8 on Sunday struck off Japan's Ibaraki Prefecture, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA). The temblor occurred at around 12:24 p.m. local time at a latitude of 36.8
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5.8-magnitude quake strikes off Japan's Ibaraki Prefecture, no tsunami ... 2022-05-22T06:23+0200.

TOKYO, May 22, 2022 (BSS/Xinhua) - An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.8 on Sunday struck off Japan's Ibaraki Prefecture, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA). The temblor occurred at around 12:24 p.m. local time at a latitude
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1st LD Writethru: 5.8-magnitude quake strikes off Japan's Ibaraki Pref ... 2022-05-22T06:10+0200.

TOKYO, May 22 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.8 on Sunday struck off Japan's Ibaraki Prefecture, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA).
1st LD Writethru: 5.8-magnitude quake strikes off Japan's Ibaraki Pref ... 2022-05-22T06:10+0200.

TOKYO, May 22 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.8 on Sunday struck off Japan's Ibaraki Prefecture, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA). The temblor occurred at around 12:24 p.m. local time at a latitude of 36.8
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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 (48), (3), NEIC (5), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2), CALTECH (1),