M 5.8 in United States on 24 Jun 2020 17:40 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 1223730
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.8M
Depth: 4.66 Km
Lat/Lon: 36.4468333 , -117.9751667
Event Date: 24 Jun 2020 17:40 UTC
24 Jun 2020 10:40 Local
Exposed Population: About 1000 people in MMI>=VI
About 55000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 25 Jun 2020 17:05 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 2.2 (United States)


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GDACS score
ci39493944 Scaled population (raster) 1.23  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.65  
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 41 | About casualties: 3 | Last hour: 0

The Guild of Graduates of Cuba (St Lucia) Supports Nobel Peace Prize N ... Sat, 27 Jun 2020 17:38:00 +0200.

The Guild of Graduates of Cuba (St Lucia) has released a statement supporting the nomination for the Cuban Henry Reeve Brigade for the Nobel Peace Prize. The Guild is overjoyed at the news that the Henry Reeve Brigade has been nominated for
Poderoso sismo de magnitud 6,4 se produjo en ChinaSat, 27 Jun 2020 01:32:00 +0200.

El temblor fue detectado por sismólogos en el Servicio Geológico de los Estados Unidos (USGS). Se cree que tuvo una profundidad de 10.0km. El USGC tuiteó: «Prelim M6.4 Terremoto Xinjiang-Xizang región fronteriza Jun-25 21:05 UTC.» Según el
Japan provides support to drought affected people in NamibiaFri, 26 Jun 2020 16:43:00 +0200.

WINDHOEK The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomes the Japanese Government contribution of US$ 700,000 (equivalent to NAD 11.2 Million) that will enable WFP to provide food assistance to some 30,000 vulnerable people in Namibia
We must hurry, before it's too late! In Italy they are responding to t ... Fri, 26 Jun 2020 14:42:00 +0200.

which, as she put it, represents “the desire to start over with clear proposals that want to change the lives of our families for the better”, the current crisis is bringing to light the vulnerabilities of our country: female unemployment a

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: JRC (42), (2), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2), CALTECH (1),