Earthquake Loss Estimate
The following Earthquake has been Reported:
Origin Time: 2013/10/31 12:02:08.0
Region: TAIWAN
Latitude: 23.66 N
Longitude: 121.42 E
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 10 km
Source: GFZ
ESTIMATE OF HUMAN LOSSES
Injured Exp. min/max: 400/4000
Fatalities Exp. min/max: 10/700
ALERT LEVEL
MAP OF MEAN DAMAGE BY SETTLEMENT
LEGEND
REMARKS: Depth uncertain but important for results. M(GFZ)6.1 MGS)6.6. THIS REPORT CONSIDERS THE WORST CASE. With the lesser M significantly fewer casualties.
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ESTIMATED EXPOSURE
IntensityPopulation
V
VI
VII79394
VIII58306
IX28003
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_31Oct2013M66.xls