M 5.5 Off-shore on 23 May 2024 10:50 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 1430002
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 5.4376 , 61.6863
Event Date: 23 May 2024 10:50 UTC
23 May 2024 14:50 Local
Exposed Population:
Inserted at: 23 May 2024 13:13 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.1 ()


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000n0e7 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.
Virtual OSOCC
Meteo assessment
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. 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: 411 | About casualties: 25 | Last hour: 17

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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 (48), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (5), (2), INFORM (1),