M 6.9 in Kermadec Islands Region from 10 Sep 2018 04:19 UTC to 04:18

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: 6.9M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -32.09 , -179
Event Date: 10 Sep 2018 04:18 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: GEOFON gfz2018rsti
Inserted at: 10 Sep 2018 04:27 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 ()

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake Tsunami GDACS score
GEOFON 0 0 0
gfz2018rsti Scaled population 0 Max wave alert 0m  
  C1 earthquake 1 Max wave realtime 0m  
  C2 earthquake 0      
  Country Vulnerability 0      
  INFORM_normalised 1      
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1227723 0 10 Sep 2018 04:18 6.9M, 10km N/A No people affected 0m (at 00:00) 00:08 GEOFON
1227725 0 10 Sep 2018 04:18 7M, 134.2km N/A No people affected 0m (at 00:00) 00:10 PTWC
1227727 0 10 Sep 2018 04:18 7M, 134km N/A No people affected 0m (at 00:00) 00:11 NTWC    
1227736 0 10 Sep 2018 04:19 6.9M, 111.05km 3.4 No people affected 0m (at 00:00) 00:31 NEIC
* 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

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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