M 5.5 Off-shore on 01 Aug 2020 09:17 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 1228431
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -22.864 , -13.4976
Event Date: 01 Aug 2020 09:17 UTC
01 Aug 2020 08:17 Local
Exposed Population: No people affected in MMI V
No people within 100km
Inserted at: 01 Aug 2020 09:36 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000b7wu Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap 0  
  C2 shakemap 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 86 | About casualties: 6 | Last hour: 0

Une couche d'ozone artificielle a été installée. L'humanité est-elle m ... Tue, 04 Aug 2020 11:08:00 +0200.

Une couche d'Ozone artificielle végétale et minérale a été créée et installée. Les résultats semblent très prometteurs et positifs après plusieurs mois et laisseraient penser que l'on est sur la bonne voie pour sauver l'humanité. Un travail
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4.5-magnitude earthquake hits south Iran, no casualties reportedTue, 04 Aug 2020 10:30:00 +0200.

4.5-magnitude earthquake hits south Iran, no casualties reported. – A 4.5-magnitude earthquake hit Jam County in southern Iranian Bushehr province at 4:07 p.m. local time (11:37 GMT) on Monday, according to Iran’s Seismological Center. The
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Celebrities donate to help deluge victimsTue, 04 Aug 2020 10:23:00 +0200.

By Lee Gyu-lee Celebrities, including comedian Yoo Jae-suk and actor Park Seo-joon, are mobilizing to provide disaster assistance, after heavy rain caused significant casualties and damage across Korea. The torrential rain, which started ov
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Growth & Jobs | Advise your insurers of your home – HindTue, 04 Aug 2020 09:52:00 +0200.

Major home-improvement projects will affect the replacement cost for an insured home in the event of damage, but according to Chris Hind, general manager, JN General Insurance Company, many homeowners forget to notify their insurers about t
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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.
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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (42), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (5), (1), INFORM (1),