domingo, 24 de junio de 2018

Green alert: earthquake M 4.5 in Philippines on 6/24/2018 3:30:32 PM

M 4.5 in Philippines on 24 Jun 2018 15:30 UTC


GDACS Alert based on "Earthquake Parameter" alerting model

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: M4.5
  • Depth: 76.39 Km
  • Event Date UTC: 24 Jun 2018 15:30
  • Exposed Population: 1850000 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.


Earthquake Event

Impact Details

The earthquake happened inPhilippines, Region of Southern Mindanao (population 4,457,000). The nearest places are Kalbay (4200 people , 2km), Kibayo (6km), Malalan (7km), Kipagah (10km), Malabog (10km), and 50 more.

The following vulnerable infrastructure is nearby and may be affected.

For logistics, the following access points are nearby. The nearest airports are Buayan (runway 5500ft, 52km), Tambler (runway 10400ft, 58km), and Malita (78km). The nearest ports are Glan (34km), Lamitan (49km), and Dadiangas (56km).

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

Radius Population Density (people/km2)
75 km 1.5 million people 86
50 km 460000 people 59
20 km 78000 people 62
10 km 26000 people 82



While we try everything to ensure accuracy, this information is purely indicative and should not be used for any decision making without alternate sources of information. The JRC is not responsible for any damage or loss resulting from the use of the information presented on this website. Please refer to the GDACS website for subscribing or unsubscribing from the earthquake alert email or SMS service.

No hay comentarios:

Publicar un comentario