M 5.8 in Central East Pacific Rise on 18 Feb 2021 19:31 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 1256548
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.8M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -9.1898 , -108.4361
Event Date: 18 Feb 2021 19:31 UTC
18 Feb 2021 12:31 Local
Exposed Population: No people affected in MMI V
No people within 100km
Inserted at: 18 Feb 2021 21:56 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000diqr 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.
Virtual OSOCC
Meteo assessment
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 189 | About casualties: 27 | Last hour: 0

10 years on, NZ's Christchurch remembers 185 earthquake victimsMon, 22 Feb 2021 19:26:00 +0100.

A memorial service was held on Monday in New Zealand's second largest city of Christchurch to mark the 10th anniversary of a violent and destructive earthquake that claimed 185 lives spanning more than 20 nationalities, including 24 Chinese
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Magnitude 3.5 earthquake strikes near famous Garda Lake in northern It ... Mon, 22 Feb 2021 14:35:00 +0100.

A shallow magnitude 3.5 earthquake hit near Italy's famous Garda lake on Monday, 22 Feb. 2021, at 1:04 pm local time. According to Italy's National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology (INGV), the quake occurred at a shallow depth of 12
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Feature: Ten years on, New Zealand's Christchurch remembers 185 earthq ... Mon, 22 Feb 2021 14:10:00 +0100.

People attend the memorial service in Christchurch, New Zealand, Feb. 22, 2021. A memorial service was held on Monday in New Zealand's second largest city of Christchurch to mark the 10th anniversary of a violent and destructive earthquake
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Magnitude 3.5 earthquake strikes near Trento, Province of Trente, Tiro ... Mon, 22 Feb 2021 14:05:00 +0100.

Just 55 minutes ago, a 3.5-magnitude earthquake struck near Trento, Province of Trente, Tirol Meridional, Italy. The tremor was recorded around noon on Monday 22 February 2021 at 1:04 pm local time, at a shallow depth of 12.2 km below the s
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (44), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (5), (1), INFORM (1),