M 5.5 in South Of Kermadec Islands on 22 Jun 2020 14:29 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 1223401
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 16.94 Km
Lat/Lon: -33.8156 , -178.0567
Event Date: 22 Jun 2020 14:29 UTC
22 Jun 2020 02:29 Local
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 22 Jun 2020 22:16 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000agjg Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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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

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (44), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (5), (1), INFORM (1),