M 5.7 Off-shore on 19 May 2023 03:10 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 1374621
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.7M
Depth: 18.839 Km
Lat/Lon: -23.3415 , 170.449
Event Date: 19 May 2023 03:10 UTC
19 May 2023 14:10 Local
Exposed Population:
Inserted at: 19 May 2023 06:02 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.1 ()


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000kd2a Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap 0  
  C2 shakemap 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Latest media headlines

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (48), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (5), (2), INFORM (1),