M 5.5 in Broken Ridge on 13 Nov 2019 14:17 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 1193445
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -32.5172 , 80.0617
Event Date: 13 Nov 2019 14:17 UTC
13 Nov 2019 19:17 Local
Exposed Population: No people affected in MMI IV
No people within 100km
Inserted at: 14 Nov 2019 14:20 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us60006b2j Scaled population (raster) 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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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 164 | About casualties: 4 | Last hour: 0

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Strasbourg : des doutes sur l’origine des tremblements de terreThu, 14 Nov 2019 14:25:00 +0100.

Les activités d’injection sur les puits de géothermie au nord de Strasbourg ne pourront reprendre que sur autorisation administrative, quand l’origine des séismes qui ont secoué la capitale alsacienne aura été déterminée, a-t-on appris jeud
Tremblement de terre en Drôme-Ardèche : les Pompiers de l'Urgence...Thu, 14 Nov 2019 14:17:00 +0100.

Trois jours après le tremblement de terre survenu au Teil, entre la Drôme et l'Ardèche , des membres des Pompiers de l'Urgence Internationale ont été envoyés sur place. Ces 4 personnes sont chargées d'évaluer les habitations endommagées par

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: JRC (41), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (5), (1), INFORM (1),