Earthquake Loss Estimate
The following Earthquake has been Reported:
Origin Time: 2013/10/16 10:31:01.0
Region: SOLOMON ISLANDS
Latitude: -6.49 S
Longitude: 154.9203 E
Magnitude: 7.1
Depth: 58.3 km
Source: USGS
ESTIMATE OF HUMAN LOSSES
Injured Exp. min/max: 0/100
Fatalities Exp. min/max: 0/20
ALERT LEVEL
MAP OF MEAN DAMAGE BY SETTLEMENT
LEGEND
REMARKS: Thanks to its depth and 30 km offshore thee are few or no casualties expected. Hover, if the epicenter is in reality closer to shore casualties are possible.
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ESTIMATED EXPOSURE
IntensityPopulation
V162466
VI41459
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_16Oct2013_Solomones.xls