M 6.4 in Taiwan on 03 Apr 2024 00:11 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 1422324
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.4M
Depth: 12.6 Km
Lat/Lon: 24.0639 , 121.6717
Event Date: 03 Apr 2024 00:11 UTC
03 Apr 2024 08:11 Local
Exposed Population: 190 thousand (in MMI>=VII)
Inserted at: 03 Apr 2024 01:15 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
3.6 (China)


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Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 0.8 0.1 0.1
us7000m9gc Scaled population (vector) 4.08 Max wave alert 0.18m  
  C1 shakemap -0.59 Max wave realtime 0.18m  
  C2 shakemap 0.53      
  Country Vulnerability 0      
  INFORM_normalised 0.82      
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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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 (91), (5), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (2), USGS (5), INFORM (4), NOAA (1),