M 5.7 in Taiwan from 03 Apr 2024 01:39 UTC to 01:39

Event summary

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

GDACS ID EQ 1422337
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.7M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 23.8555 , 121.8035
Event Date: 03 Apr 2024 01:39 UTC
03 Apr 2024 09:39 Local
Exposed Population: 220 thousand in MMI&>=V
Inserted at: 03 Apr 2024 01:57 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
3.6 (China)


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000m9h9 Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap 0  
  C2 shakemap 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 2694 | About casualties: 281 | Last hour: 6

Fatal Rumble2024-04-07T01:45+0200.

Taiwan is working fast to save people trapped after a strong earthquake of 7.4 Magnitude hit it. At least 12 people died and over 1000 are injured and scores are missing. A 4.8-magnitude earthquake struck parts of the American Northeast fro
Environnement durable : une compagnie de téléphonie et ses partenaires ... 2024-04-07T00:45+0200.

Trois responsables d'entreprises heureux de contribuer à créer un environnement plus sain pour les communautés La société de téléphonie mobile MTN Côte d’Ivoire a signé une convention de partenariat avec les structures Grafica Ivoire et Sa
Taiwan helicopters pluck quake-stranded tourists to safety2024-04-07T00:43+0200.

HUALIEN, Taiwan — Taiwan rescue helicopters flew sorties on Saturday to pluck tourists to safety after a massive earthquake cut off roads and blocked tunnels, leaving hundreds stranded for days in the mountains. At least 10 people were kill
A 6.7 magnitude earthquake hits Mariana Islands in Pacific Ocean2024-04-06T23:35+0200.

[07/April/2024] SAIPAN April 07. 2024 (Saba) - An earthquake measuring 6.7 on the Richter scale struck the Mariana Islands in the western Pacific Ocean, without initial tsunami warnings being issued. The Xinhua News Agency quoted the German

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 (48), (3), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), TWB (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),