Earthquake Loss Estimate
The following Earthquake has been Reported:
Origin Time: 2013/06/02 05:43:03.0
Region: TAIWAN
Latitude: 23.792 N
Longitude: 121.1346 E
Magnitude: 6.5
Depth: 14.4 km
Source: USGS
ESTIMATE OF HUMAN LOSSES
Injured Exp. min/max: 150/1500
Fatalities Exp. min/max: 0/100
ALERT LEVEL
MAP OF MEAN DAMAGE BY SETTLEMENT
LEGEND
REMARKS: Located at the center of Taiwan in the mountains many must have felt the shaking but casualties are probably limited.
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ESTIMATED EXPOSURE
IntensityPopulation
V5,576,000
VI770,000
VII360,000
VIII10,000
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.