M 6.3 in Japan on 04 Aug 2019 10:23 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 1185564
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.3M
Depth: 38.56 Km
Lat/Lon: 37.7344 , 141.5361
Event Date: 04 Aug 2019 10:23 UTC
04 Aug 2019 19:23 Local
Exposed Population: 2570000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 05 Aug 2019 10:27 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.5 (Japan)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 0 0 0
us600050if Scaled population (raster) 0 Max wave alert 0m  
  C1 shakemap 0 Max wave realtime 0m  
  C2 shakemap 0      
  Country Vulnerability 0      
  INFORM_normalised 1      
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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 (77), (3), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (2), USGS (4), INFORM (4), NOAA (1),