M 4.5 in Japan on 22 May 2022 23:20 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 1323616
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.5M
Depth: 39.22 Km
Lat/Lon: 33.9541 , 134.2906
Event Date: 22 May 2022 23:20 UTC
23 May 2022 08:20 Local
Exposed Population:
5.4 million in 100km
Inserted at: 23 May 2022 00:04 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.5 (Japan)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Rapid Impact)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000hn6b Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 rapid impact -0.59  
  C2 rapid impact 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Meteo assessment
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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: 269 | About casualties: 6 | Last hour: 0

Emanuele Trevi: «Sono diventato grande senza sapere nulla»2022-05-26T22:07+0200.

Mentre il freddo invade la casa, nell’apertura di L’onda del porto (postfazione di Pietro Citati, Neri Pozza, pp. 176, euro 17), riedito dopo l’uscita con Laterza nel 2005, in tv continuano a passare le immagini di devastazione dello tsunam
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La confessione del Premio Strega: Sono diventato grande senza sapere n ... 2022-05-26T22:04+0200.

Mentre il freddo invade la casa, nell’apertura di L’onda del porto (postfazione di Pietro Citati, Neri Pozza, pp. 176, euro 17), riedito dopo l’uscita con Laterza nel 2005, in tv continuano a passare le immagini di devastazione dello tsunam
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'Stalle come saune e fieno scarso', Coldiretti e allevatori lanciano l ... 2022-05-26T20:26+0200.

Stalle come saune e allarme fieno nei pascoli toscani. Gli allevatori, tra i più colpiti dallo tsunami rincari a causa di guerra e speculazioni con aumenti fuori controllo ormai da mesi dei costi di produzione di energia, materie prime e me
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Video: Importance of HAZMAT Placards and Other Markings2022-05-26T20:21+0200.

Watch the real-time animation of the recent tsunami from northern Chile on 1 April 2014 as a result of offshore 8.2 magnitude earthquake in the region. Watch the video inside the article. A hundred lucky guests recently got an exclusive
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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 (42), (3), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),