miércoles, 14 de junio de 2017

Green earthquake alert (4.6M,depth:29.21km) in Pakistan at 6/14/2017 9:06:07 AM

Green Earthquake in Pakistan


Population Density near epicenter (people/km2). Image area: 6x4 decimal degrees (approx. 650x450km2).


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

  • Earthquake Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:29.21km
  • 14 Jun 2017 09:06:07 UTC
  • 10505934 people within 100km

Whether international humanitarian aid is needed must be decided by an expert.

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Earthquake Event


  • Magnitude: 4.6 M
  • Depth: 29.21 km (shallow)
  • Source: NEIC NEIC
  • Location (latitude/longitude): 34.8368, 72.8964
  • Time (UTC): 14 Jun 2017 09:06:07
  • Time (ECT): 14 Jun 2017 11:06:07

Earthquake Impact Details

The earthquake happened inPakistan, Province of North-west Frontier (population 16,643,640). The nearest places are Dandai (5km), Shang (14km), Jatkol (14km), Batgram (20km), Alagram (20km), and 47 more.

The following vulnerable infrastructure is nearby and may be affected.

For logistics, the following access points are nearby. The nearest airports are Saidu Sharif (runway 6000ft, 49km), Mansehra (62km), Tarbela (77km), Muzaffarabad (runway 3000ft, 78km), and Tarbela Dam (runway 5600ft, 98km). There are no known ports nearby.

The maximum altitude nearby is NaNm.

The population near the earthquake is shown in the table below.

Radius Population Density (people/km2)
75 km 5.7 million people 325
50 km 2.3 million people 300
20 km 500000 people 404
10 km 110000 people 379



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