M 5.4 in Philippines on 15 Aug 2022 08:23 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 1333702
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.4M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 6.6259 , 125.0149
Event Date: 15 Aug 2022 08:23 UTC
15 Aug 2022 16:23 Local
Exposed Population: About 2000 people in MMI
3 thousand (in MMI>=VII)
Inserted at: 16 Aug 2022 07:06 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
4.2 (Philippines)


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GDACS score
NEIC 0.9 0.9
us6000iayh Scaled population (raster) 2.31  
  C1 shakemap 0.43  
  C2 shakemap 0.27  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.89  
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: 30 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

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‘It takes a village’: Celebrating the global army of selfless humanita ... 2022-08-18T11:26+0200.

Last year, almost 110 million children in emergency settings accessed formal or non-formal education, including early learning. Likewise, over 896,900 refugee children and children from host communities were supported with connected or home
Philippines: Mindanao Displacement Dashboard, July 2022 - Issue No. 942022-08-18T02:24+0200.

DISPLACEMENT OVERVIEW. As of the 31st of July, an estimated total number of 21,184 families (104,084 individuals) remain displaced in Mindanao. Those displaced can be classified into three main groups, depending on the length of displacemen

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 (50), (3), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),