Earthquake Loss Estimate
The following Earthquake has been Reported:
Origin Time: 2012/11/07 16:35:48.0
Region: GUATEMALA
Latitude: 14.19 N
Longitude: -91.9599 W
Magnitude: 7.4
Depth: 41 km
Source: USGS/GFZ
ESTIMATE OF HUMAN LOSSES
Injured Exp. min/max: 100/1000
Fatalities Exp. min/max: 0/100
ALERT LEVEL
MAP OF MEAN DAMAGE BY SETTLEMENT
LEGEND
REMARKS: SECOND MESSAGE FOR EARTHQUAKE IN GUATEMALA: Using the revised depth of 41km (USGS)(GFZ estimates 28KM, but M7.3, resulting losses are about the same for the two estimates), the casualties are expected to e about 1/2 0f those previously estimated.
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ESTIMATED EXPOSURE
IntensityPopulation
V6814340
VI2661416
VII66986
VIII
IX
X
XI
XII
DISCLAIMER: Our calculations consider the effects of building damage due to strong shaking, only. The damage due to tsunami, landslides, fires, etc. is not included. There is no guarantee that this loss estimate is correct. WAPMERR is not responsible for any problems resulting from the use of the information presented in this email and on WAPMERR's website. Contact: Max Wyss, wapmerr@maxwyss.com, tel. +41 (0)79 749 4894.