M 7 in Northern Molucca Sea on 18 Jan 2023 06:06 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 1354757
Earthquake Magnitude: 7.0M
Depth: 28.566 Km
Lat/Lon: 2.7347 , 127.0598
Event Date: 18 Jan 2023 06:06 UTC
18 Jan 2023 15:06 Local
Exposed Population: 110 thousand in MMI V
Inserted at: 18 Jan 2023 18:15 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.1 ()


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Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 0 0.2 0.2
us7000j553 Scaled population (raster) 0 Max wave alert 0.21m  
  C1 shakemap 0 Max wave realtime 0.21m  
  C2 shakemap 0      
  Country Vulnerability 0      
  INFORM_normalised 0      
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2023. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

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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 (91), NEIC (6), OCHA (1), USGS (5), (3), INFORM (2), NOAA (1),