Earthquake Loss Estimate
The following Earthquake has been Reported:
Origin Time: 2013/04/16 10:44:13.0
Region: SOUTHWESTERN PAKISTAN
Latitude: 28.056 N
Longitude: 62.08 E
Magnitude: 7.8
Depth: 15.2 km
Source: USGS
ESTIMATE OF HUMAN LOSSES
Injured Exp. min/max: 100/2000
Fatalities Exp. min/max: 10/600
ALERT LEVEL
MAP OF MEAN DAMAGE BY SETTLEMENT
LEGEND
REMARKS: SECOND MESSAGE: If this earthquake is shallow and not deep, then casualties must be expected. It is likely that it is not deep and that the earlier depth estimate was incorrect..
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ESTIMATED EXPOSURE
IntensityPopulation
V1,362,000
VI519,000
VII67,000
VIII8,000
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.