M 5.9 in Papua New Guinea from 13 Aug 2022 18:57 UTC to 18:57

Event summary

This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID EQ 1333512
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.9M
Depth: 51.569 Km
Lat/Lon: -6.0264 , 147.2735
Event Date: 13 Aug 2022 18:57 UTC
14 Aug 2022 04:57 Local
Exposed Population: About 1000 people in MMI
390 thousand in MMI&>=IV
Inserted at: 13 Aug 2022 19:19 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
7.6 (Papua New Guinea)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000iakp Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1.3  
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 128 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Pil: Codogno; oggi ultimo urra', in arrivo tsunami (Class Cnbc)2022-08-17T18:13+0200.

ROMA (MF-DJ)--"Questo e' l'ultimo urra' perche' da qui in poi ci aspettano tempi molto duri". Lo afferma Lorenzo Codogno, visiting professor in practice della London School of Economisc, in un'intervista a Class Cnbc, in merito al Pil rilev
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PIL: Codogno; oggi ultimo urrà, in arrivo tsunami (Class Cnbc)2022-08-17T17:40+0200.

ROMA (MF-DJ)--"Questo è l'ultimo urrà perchè da qui in poi ci aspettano tempi molto duri". Lo afferma Lorenzo Codogno, visiting professor in practice della London School of Economisc, in un'intervista a Class Cnbc, in merito al Pil rilevato
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Sismo de magnitud 4.1 con epicentro en Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco2022-08-17T17:34+0200.

Un temblor de 4.1 de magnitud se registró en las cercanías de Puerto Vallarta a las 9:54 hora local (14:54 UTC) de hoy, informó el Servicio Sismológico Nacional (SSN). Información preliminar señala que el epicentro del sismo fue a 350 km al
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La Russie dévoile son sous-marin furtif le plus avancé hérissé de 12 m ... 2022-08-17T16:17+0200.

La RUSSIE a dévoilé sa dernière génération de sous-marins furtifs équipés de 12 missiles nucléaires. Le vaisseau “Arcturus” dispose également d’un compartiment de style Bond-villain pour lancer des drones sous-marins visant à éliminer les s
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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

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (50), (3), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),