Earthquake Loss Estimate
The following Earthquake has been Reported:
Origin Time: 2012/11/11 01:12:37.0
Region: MYANMAR
Latitude: 23.21 N
Longitude: 96.01 E
Magnitude: 6.9
Depth: 10 km
Source: GFZ/USGS
ESTIMATE OF HUMAN LOSSES
Injured Exp. min/max: 50/800
Fatalities Exp. min/max: 10/300
ALERT LEVEL
MAP OF MEAN DAMAGE BY SETTLEMENT
LEGEND
REMARKS: USGS estimates M6.6, in which case there are fewer casualties. Also the 2 epicenter estimates are more than 20 km apart. The location suggests that it is the Saganaing fault ruptured.
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ESTIMATED EXPOSURE
IntensityPopulation
V1540000
VI810000
VII60000
VIII15000
IX13000
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.