M 5.6 in Fiji on 27 Nov 2019 10:00 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 1195264
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.6M
Depth: 570.42 Km
Lat/Lon: -22.1212 , -179.4792
Event Date: 27 Nov 2019 10:00 UTC
26 Nov 2019 22:00 Local
Exposed Population:
No people within 100km
Inserted at: 27 Nov 2019 10:19 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (Fiji)


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us70006dnx Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  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: 1 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Feed aggregatorSat, 30 Nov 2019 04:59:00 +0100.

The number of affected people has risen to 250,000 after widespread floods and flash floods hit several parts of the country, Djibouti City in particular. Up to 5,000 people that were evacuated are now returning to their homes, but 100,000

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 (37), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),