M 5.5 Off-shore on 14 Feb 2020 05:59 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 1206563
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -56.6312 , -142.2837
Event Date: 14 Feb 2020 05:59 UTC
13 Feb 2020 20:59 Local
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 15 Feb 2020 06:07 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us70007q3m Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Meteo assessment
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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: 163 | About casualties: 4 | Last hour: 0

Oregon wrestles with building facilities in tsunami zonesTue, 18 Feb 2020 05:47:00 +0100.

SALEM — E xperts say the big one is coming to the Pacific Northwest: a massive earthquake that will cause buildings and bridges to collapse and unleash a tsunami that will devastate the coast. But, doubling down on its decision last year to
Joanne Liu est l’une des 10 femmes de science canadiennes pour sa cont ... Tue, 18 Feb 2020 05:27:00 +0100.

Le 11 février avait lieu la Journée internationale des femmes et des filles de science. À cette occasion, le quotidien ontarien Peterborough Examiner a dressé une liste de 10 femmes canadiennes qui ont largement contribué à leurs différente
Magnitude 4 earthquake recorded in Issyk-KulTue, 18 Feb 2020 04:38:00 +0100.

AKIPRESS.COM - Magnitude 4 earthquake was recorded in Issyk-Kul region on Feb 18 at 12 am, according to the Institute of Seismology... All rights reserved. © AKIpress News Agency - 2001-2019. Republication of any material is prohibited wit
31.854 Visitas · "Tsunami ladies": El documental chileno-japonés que c ... Tue, 18 Feb 2020 04:29:00 +0100.

“Cuando me casé, me vine a vivir al mar. Me dijeron que cuando hay un terremoto, viene un tsunami. Y que muchos tsunamis vinieron desde Chile. Por eso para mí, asocio a Chile con tsunamis”, dice una de las mujeres japonesas que protagoniza

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 (40), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (4), (1), INFORM (1),