M 5.9 in North Of Ascension Island on 10 Mar 2018 21:45 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.9M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -1.3783 , -15.2461
Event Date: 10 Mar 2018 21:45 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us1000d2w0
Inserted at: 10 Mar 2018 22:03 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 ()

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMax Intensity (MMI*)Pop [100 km or MMI 9-7]Tsunami risk (max height)Delay (hh:mm)Source
1202583 0.01 10 Mar 2018 21:45 5.9M, 10km N/A No people affected 00:17 NEIC

Exposed population

The earthquake happened off shore.

Radius Population
100 km no people
75 km no people
50 km no people
20 km no people
10 km no people
5 km no people
2 km no people

Affected Provinces

Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

More information

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