M 5.7 in Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge on 28 May 2022 14:19 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 1324350
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.7M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 23.4466 , -45.0394
Event Date: 28 May 2022 14:19 UTC
28 May 2022 11:19 Local
Exposed Population: Less then 100 people in MMI V
No people affected in 100km
Inserted at: 28 May 2022 21:53 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.1 ()


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000hdaa 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: 29 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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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), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (5), (2), INFORM (1),