Earthquake Loss Estimate
The following Earthquake has been Reported:
Origin Time: 2014/01/20 02:52:44.0
Region: NORTH ISLAND, NEW ZEALAND
Latitude: -40.6499 S
Longitude: 175.8642 E
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 27.4 km
Source: USGS
ESTIMATE OF HUMAN LOSSES
Injured Exp. min/max: 0/10
Fatalities Exp. min/max: 0/0
ALERT LEVEL
MAP OF MEAN DAMAGE BY SETTLEMENT
LEGEND
REMARKS: With a depth of 28 km no or few casualties expected, and in addition GFZ estimates M6.1
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ESTIMATED EXPOSURE
IntensityPopulation
V170000
VI28000
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: Summary20Jan2014.xls