M 5.6 in Australia on 05 Feb 2020 12:17 UTC
EQ parameters
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: 5.6M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -54.5501 , 158.7685
Event Date: 05 Feb 2020 12:17 UTC
05 Feb 2020 23:17 Local
Exposed Population: No people affected in MMI V
No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us70007j07
Inserted at: 05 Feb 2020 12:36 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 2 (Australia)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us70007j07 Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.63  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1294741 0 05 Feb 2020 12:17 5.6M, 10km 6.51 No people affected 00:19 NEIC
The episode that generated the alert; the next major evaluations beyond 12 hours will not trigger additional alerts.
The episode that has the last updated information.
* 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 Australia , State of Tasmania (population 472,122) .

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

Region Province Country Population
Tasmania Australia 470000 people

Critical infrastructure

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

More information

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