Earthquake Loss Estimate
The following Earthquake has been Reported:
Origin Time: 2013/04/16 10:44:20.0
Region: SOUTHWESTERN PAKISTAN
Latitude: 28.1069 N
Longitude: 62.0532 E
Magnitude: 7.8
Depth: 82 km
Source: USGS/GFZ
ESTIMATE OF HUMAN LOSSES
Injured Exp. min/max: 50/700
Fatalities Exp. min/max: 0/120
ALERT LEVEL
MAP OF MEAN DAMAGE BY SETTLEMENT
LEGEND
REMARKS: THIRD MESSAGE: The re-revised depth estimate of the USGS is 82 km, a new depth estimate by the GFZ is 51km. So, basically we are back to the first loss estimate: no major disaster.
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ESTIMATED EXPOSURE
IntensityPopulation
V1,300,000
VI46,000
VII4,000
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.