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: M5.3Depth: 10 KmEvent Date UTC: 06 Dec 2017 23:41Exposed Population: 350000 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 inPakistan, Province of Baluchistan (population 6,517,825). The nearest places are Jebri (14km), Gwani Kalat (17km), Greshak (28km), Kandam (36km), Haji Karam Khan (42km), and 18 more.
The following vulnerable infrastructure is nearby and may be affected.
For logistics, the following access points are nearby. The nearest airports are Bandari (73km). There are no known ports nearby.
The population near the earthquake is shown in the table below.Radius Population Density (people/km2) 75 km 220000 people 12 50 km 82000 people 10 20 km 11000 people 8 10 km 2100 people 6
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