M 5.5 in Solomon Is. on 07 Feb 2019 01:41 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 1170060
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 65.94 Km
Lat/Lon: -8.4642 , 160.9592
Event Date: 07 Feb 2019 01:41 UTC
Exposed Population: 130000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 07 Feb 2019 02:00 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 6.6 (Solomon Is.)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us2000jek8 Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1.18  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 1 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

HELP ARRIVES IN SOLOMONS FROM PACIFIC REGIONSat, 09 Feb 2019 10:34:00 +0100.

News Release. Department of the Prime Minister Government of the Solomon Islands Honiara, Solomon Islands April 5, 2007. While efforts to get emergency relief assistance to the victims of the earthquake and tsunami devastated are being mobi
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (38), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),