Earthquake Loss Estimate
The following Earthquake has been Reported:
Origin Time: 2013/07/02 07:37:05.0
Region: NORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA
Latitude: 4.59 N
Longitude: 96.62 E
Magnitude: 6
Depth: 10 km
Source: GFZ
ESTIMATE OF HUMAN LOSSES
Injured Exp. min/max: 0/300
Fatalities Exp. min/max: 0/50
ALERT LEVEL
MAP OF MEAN DAMAGE BY SETTLEMENT
LEGEND
REMARKS: The epicenter is in the mountains, away from large towns, however about 40 small settlements are located within 25 km. Casualties are possible. GFZ gas revised M5.9, USGS gives M6.1.
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ESTIMATED EXPOSURE
IntensityPopulation
V161,000
VI64,000
VII21,000
VIII500
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.