M 5.5 in United States on 28 Oct 2020 04:13 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 1241173
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 233.22 Km
Lat/Lon: 53.2014 , -173.4182
Event Date: 28 Oct 2020 04:13 UTC
27 Oct 2020 16:13 Local
Exposed Population:
No people within 100km
Inserted at: 28 Oct 2020 04:46 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (United States)


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000c6l2 Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2020. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 101 | About casualties: 23 | Last hour: 0

Americares Sends Emergency Medical Aid to ArmeniaSun, 01 Nov 2020 00:49:00 +0100.

Stamford, Conn. Oct. 29, 2020 Americares has nearly $1 million in critical medicine and medical supplies on the way to hospitals and health facilities in Armenia treating those caught in the midst of the escalating Nagorno-Karabakh conflict
Turkey-Greece earthquake: Rescuers have pulled more than 100 survivors ... Sat, 31 Oct 2020 22:27:00 +0100.

Thirty-seven of the deaths were in Turkey, authorities there said, and two were in Greece. At least 885 people were injured in Turkey. A total of 20 buildings were seriously damaged in Izmir by the tremor Friday afternoon, according to Izmi
Rescuers in Turkey pull more than 100 earthquake survivors from the ru ... Sat, 31 Oct 2020 22:23:00 +0100.

Rescue efforts continued apace in the western Turkish city of Izmir on Saturday, a day after a powerful earthquake hit the Aegean Sea, causing buildings to come crashing down and claiming the lives of at least 39 people. Thirty-seven of the
Rescues under the rubble and a desperate search after the earthquake i ... Sat, 31 Oct 2020 20:12:00 +0100.

A hundred people were able to get out alive from among the destroyed buildings. They are still missing. The earthquake in the Aegean Sea, of 7 degrees, left at least 30 dead. Rescue teams were struggling on Saturday to find survivors in the

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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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 (39), (2), NEIC (5), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),