M 5.5 in Santa Cruz Islands Region on 18 Sep 2022 09:41 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 1338253
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -10.8151 , 164.2384
Event Date: 18 Sep 2022 09:41 UTC
18 Sep 2022 20:41 Local
Exposed Population: No people affected in 100km
Inserted at: 18 Sep 2022 10:05 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.1 ()


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000i929 Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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Latest media headlines

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