M 6.3 in Southeast Of Honshu, Japan on 16 Jan 2023 04:49 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 1354502
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.3M
Depth: 409.088 Km
Lat/Lon: 29.0005 , 139.3466
Event Date: 16 Jan 2023 04:49 UTC
16 Jan 2023 13:49 Local
Exposed Population: Less then 100 people in MMI X
Inserted at: 16 Jan 2023 05:04 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.1 ()

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 0 0 0
us7000j4mj Scaled population (raster) 0 Max wave alert 0m  
  C1 shakemap 0 Max wave realtime 0m  
  C2 shakemap 0      
  Country Vulnerability 0      
  INFORM_normalised 0      
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2023. 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

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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 (92), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (5), (3), INFORM (2), NOAA (1),