viernes, 7 de julio de 2017

Green earthquake alert (4.6M,depth:50.52km) in Philippines at 7/7/2017 6:53:39 PM

Green Earthquake in Philippines

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

Summary

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:50.52km
  • 07 Jul 2017 18:53:39 UTC
  • 5460839 people within 100km

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

See the GDACS website for live news coverage (including OCHA Situation Reports), the full earthquake report

For information on emergency response, please consult the GDACS Virtual OSOCC.

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Earthquake Event

Characteristics

  • Magnitude: 4.6 M
  • Depth: 50.52 km (deep)
  • Source: NEIC NEIC
  • Location (latitude/longitude): 17.1956, 121.0653
  • Time (UTC): 07 Jul 2017 18:53:39
  • Time (ECT): 07 Jul 2017 20:53:39

Earthquake Impact Details

The earthquake happened inPhilippines, Region of Cordillera Administrative Region (population 1,146,000). The nearest places are Belwang (2km), Bituagan (4km), Tulgeo (8km), Mainit (12km), Bontoc (10000 people , 15km), and 151 more.

The following vulnerable infrastructure is nearby and may be affected.

For logistics, the following access points are nearby. The nearest airports are Mrmp (61km), Bagabag (runway 3200ft, 66km), Cauayan (runway 5700ft, 79km), Vigan (runway 3400ft, 85km), and Tuguegarao (runway 5900ft, 86km). The nearest ports are Port San Esteban (69km), Pandan (83km), and Salomague (94km).

The maximum altitude nearby is NaNm.

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

Radius Population Density (people/km2)
75 km 2.2 million people 126
50 km 500000 people 64
20 km 64000 people 51
10 km 21000 people 67

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