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: 58.9 KmEvent Date UTC: 11 Nov 2017 04:20Exposed Population: 760000 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 inArgentina, Province of Salta (population 897,526). The nearest places are Los Nogales (12km), Las Víboras (14km), Galpon (21km), Bajo Grande (22km), El Yeso (25km), and 36 more.
The following vulnerable infrastructure is nearby and may be affected.
For logistics, the following access points are nearby. The nearest airports are Rosario de la Frontera (74km). There are no known ports nearby.
The population near the earthquake is shown in the table below.Radius Population Density (people/km2) 75 km 130000 people 7 50 km 33000 people 4 20 km 1600 people 1 10 km <1000 people 0
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