M 5.8 Off-shore on 06 Jun 2021 23:16 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 1272025
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.8M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -27.6857 , -176.2718
Event Date: 06 Jun 2021 23:16 UTC
06 Jun 2021 11:16 Local
Exposed Population: No people affected in MMI V
No people within 100km
Inserted at: 08 Jun 2021 20:29 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000eakj Scaled population (vector) 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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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: 257 | About casualties: 6 | Last hour: 0

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World's Largest Outdoor Earthquake Simulator Undergoes Major UpgradeThu, 10 Jun 2021 21:52:00 +0200.

A major upgrade to the world’s largest outdoor earthquake simulator reached a milestone mid-April when the facility’s floor—all 300,000 lbs of it—was put back into place. When completed this fall, the simulator will have the ability to repr
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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 (45), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (5), (1), INFORM (1),