M 5.7 in South Of Kermadec Islands on 11 May 2019 16:06 UTC
Shakemap
Tsunami

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: 5.7M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -34.7278 , -179.9887
Event Date: 11 May 2019 16:06 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us70003jtm
Inserted at: 12 May 2019 16:08 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 (New Zealand)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us70003jtm Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1259861 0 11 May 2019 16:06 5.7M, 10km 3.952 No people affected 1d 00:02 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

The earthquake happened in unknowed a zone. The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
no people


Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0 1259861 -34.728/-179.989 5.7 10.0 5.951 11 May 2019 16:29 00:23 (new episode)
2 0 1259861 -34.584/179.989 5.4 73.0 3.952 11 May 2019 17:33 01:27 (upd of #1)
3 0 1259861 -34.584/179.989 5.4 73.0 3.952 11 May 2019 18:08 02:02 (upd of #2)
4 0 1259861 -34.584/179.989 5.4 73.0 3.952 12 May 2019 16:08 1d 00:02 (upd of #3)

Affected Provinces



Critical infrastructure

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

More information

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