M 5.1 in North Korea on 12 Feb 2013 02:57 UTC
EQ parameters

Event summary

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

Updated: this report is based on episode 1.

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.1M
Depth: 0 Km
Lat/Lon: 41.3075 , 129.076
Event Date: 12 Feb 2013 02:57 UTC
Exposed Population: 2340000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC usc000f5t0
Inserted at: 12 Feb 2013 20:47 UTC


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0.5 1
usc000f5t0 Scaled population (vector) n.a  
  C1 earthquake n.a  
  C2 earthquake n.a  
  Country Vulnerability n.a  
  INFORM_normalised n.a  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
122640 1 12 Feb 2013 02:57 4.9M, 1km N/A 2.3 million 00:14 NEIC
122643 1 12 Feb 2013 02:57 5.1M, 1km N/A 2.5 million 01:45 NEIC
122656 1 12 Feb 2013 02:57 5.1M, 0km N/A 2.3 million 17:49 NEIC
The episode that generated the alert; the next major evaluations beyond 12 hours will not trigger additional alerts.
* The max MMI detected for sources having shakemaps;
** The population detected in MMI>=7 for episode with shakemap or in a 100km radius;
*** The tsunami max height.

Exposed population

Affected Provinces

Critical infrastructure

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

More information

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