M 6 in Philippines on 06 Feb 2020 13:40 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: 6.0M
Depth: 43.64 Km
Lat/Lon: 5.469 , 126.494
Event Date: 06 Feb 2020 13:40 UTC
06 Feb 2020 21:40 Local
Exposed Population: 270000 people in MMI>=IV
About 600 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us70007jwn
Inserted at: 06 Feb 2020 15:43 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.2 (Philippines)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0.3 0.3
us70007jwn Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap 0.43  
  C2 shakemap 0.27  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.89  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1294907 0.3 06 Feb 2020 13:40 6M, 43.64km 3.86 less than 100 (in MMI>=VII) 02:03 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 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 0.3 1294907 5.469/126.494 6.0 43.6 3.866 06 Feb 2020 14:00 00:20 (new episode)
2 0.3 1294907 5.469/126.494 6.0 43.6 3.866 06 Feb 2020 14:12 00:32 (upd of #1)
3 0.3 1294907 5.469/126.494 6.0 43.6 3.866 06 Feb 2020 15:43 02:03 (upd of #2)
4 0.3 1294907 5.469/126.494 6.0 43.6 3.862 07 Feb 2020 13:43 1d 00:03 (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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