M 6 in Papua New Guinea on 07 Mar 2023 13:51 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 1363594
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.0M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -3.2132 , 150.6471
Event Date: 07 Mar 2023 13:51 UTC
07 Mar 2023 23:51 Local
Exposed Population: 5 thousand in MMI&>=V
Inserted at: 07 Mar 2023 14:12 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.1 (Papua New Guinea)


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000jhw8 Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap 0  
  C2 shakemap 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0  
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Latest media headlines

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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: EC-JRC (48), (3), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),