M 6.5 in Vanuatu from 02 Mar 2023 18:04 UTC to 18:04

Event summary

This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID EQ 1362791
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -15.3597 , 166.3851
Event Date: 02 Mar 2023 18:04 UTC
03 Mar 2023 05:04 Local
Exposed Population: 10 thousand in MMI&>=V
Inserted at: 02 Mar 2023 18:25 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.1 (Vanuatu)


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Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 0 0.2 0.2
usd000j5jt Scaled population (raster) 0 Max wave alert 0.22m  
  C1 shakemap 0 Max wave realtime 0.22m  
  C2 shakemap 0      
  Country Vulnerability 0      
  INFORM_normalised 0      
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2023. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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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.
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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (91), (5), NEIC (6), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (2), WMO (2), USGS (5), INFORM (4), NOAA (1),