GDACS Alert based on "Earthquake Parameter" alerting model
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: M4.6Depth: 225.5 KmEvent Date UTC: 25 Feb 2018 14:25Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Whether international humanitarian aid is needed must be decided by an expert.
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Earthquake Event Impact Details
The earthquake happened off shore, near Northern Mariana Islands, of Northern Mariana Is. (population 60,963). The distance to the nearest coast is 397km.
The distance to the nearest coast isThe earthquake occurred more than 100km from land and is unlikely to affect vulnerable infrastructure directly.
No population is directly affected by the earthquake.
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