M 6.1 in Fiji on 07 May 2021 23:35 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 1267902
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.1M
Depth: 384 Km
Lat/Lon: -18.8124 , -177.4881
Event Date: 07 May 2021 23:35 UTC
07 May 2021 11:35 Local
Exposed Population:
Few people within 100km
Inserted at: 09 May 2021 01:57 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (Fiji)


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000e175 Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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Séisme sous-marin de magnitude 6,1 dans la région des FidjiMon, 10 May 2021 11:11:00 +0200.

Un tremblement de terre profond de magnitude 6,1 a frappé la région des Fidji à 23h35 UTC , à une profondeur de 384 km. L'épicentre était situé à 344 km à l'ouest de Pangai, Tonga, et à 426 km au SE de Labasa, Fidji. Il n'y a aucune menace
A magnitude 6.0 earthquake strikes off FijiSat, 08 May 2021 15:14:00 +0200.

Suva [Fiji]May 8th (ANI / Sputnik): A magnitude 6.0 earthquake was recorded near Fiji Island, US Geological Survey reports. The earthquake was recorded at 23:35 GMT at a depth of 398 kilometers (247 miles), 340 kilometers east of the town o
Deep M6.1 earthquake hits Fiji regionSat, 08 May 2021 08:59:00 +0200.

The epicenter was located 344 km (214 miles) WNW of Pangai, Tonga, and 426 km (265 miles) SE of Labasa, Fiji. There are just a few people living within 100 km (62 miles). There is no tsunami threat from this earthquake. 7 000 people are est
Un terremoto de magnitud 6 sacude las aguas de FiyiSat, 08 May 2021 07:43:00 +0200.

Un terremoto de magnitud 6 sacudió este sábado las aguas del archipiélago de Fiyi, en el Pacífico sur, sin que se haya informado de daños o emitido ninguna alerta por El Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS, en inglés), que registra l

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: EC-JRC (39), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),