M 5.8 in Southern East Pacific Rise on 19 May 2022 01:51 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 1323106
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.8M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -54.8884 , -126.9511
Event Date: 19 May 2022 01:51 UTC
18 May 2022 17:51 Local
Exposed Population: Less then 100 people in MMI V
No people affected in 100km
Inserted at: 19 May 2022 23:15 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.1 ()


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000hm6e Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. 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 (48), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (5), (2), INFORM (1),