Earthquake Loss Estimate
The following Earthquake has been Reported:
Origin Time: 2013/07/21 23:45:57.0
Region: GANSU, CHINA
Latitude: 34.52 N
Longitude: 104.18 E
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 10 km
Source: GFZ/USGS
ESTIMATE OF HUMAN LOSSES
Injured Exp. min/max: 100/1000
Fatalities Exp. min/max: 0/300
ALERT LEVEL
MAP OF MEAN DAMAGE BY SETTLEMENT
LEGEND
REMARKS: M(USGS)5.9, M(EMSC)6. In the mountains, however 15 settlements including one sizable town, Min Xian, within 20 km.
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ESTIMATED EXPOSURE
IntensityPopulation
V505000
VI241000
VII119000
VIII21000
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.