Earthquake Loss Estimate
The following Earthquake has been Reported:
Origin Time: 2013/10/15 00:12:37.0
Region: MINDANAO, PHILIPPINES
Latitude: 9.7652 N
Longitude: 124.0224 E
Magnitude: 7.2
Depth: 56.8 km
Source: USGS/GFZ
ESTIMATE OF HUMAN LOSSES
Injured Exp. min/max: 100/1500
Fatalities Exp. min/max: 0/200
ALERT LEVEL
MAP OF MEAN DAMAGE BY SETTLEMENT
LEGEND
REMARKS: If the hypocenter were shallow instead, this would be a disaster, with this depth the number of casualties are limited. GFZ gives M7.0, TWC gives M7.2
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ESTIMATED EXPOSURE
IntensityPopulation
V5142160
VI4762803
VII
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.
Attachment: Summary_15Oct2013_Philippines.xls