M 6.2 in Yemen on 29 Apr 2019 14:19 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 1178060
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.2M
Depth: 8.29 Km
Lat/Lon: 10.9006 , 57.2396
Event Date: 29 Apr 2019 14:19 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 29 Apr 2019 15:10 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (Yemen)


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Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 0 0 0
us70003e0j Scaled population (raster) 0 Max wave alert 0m  
  C1 shakemap -0.59 Max wave realtime 0m  
  C2 shakemap 0.53      
  Country Vulnerability 0      
  INFORM_normalised 1      
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Latest media headlines

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (114), (4), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (3), WMO (3), USGS (4), INFORM (6), NOAA (2),