Earthquake Loss Estimate
The following Earthquake has been Reported:
Origin Time: 2014/04/19 13:27:59.0
Region: SOLOMON ISLANDS
Latitude: -6.79 S
Longitude: 154.86 E
Magnitude: 7.4
Depth: 10 km
Source: GFZ/TWC
ESTIMATE OF HUMAN LOSSES
Injured Exp. min/max: 0/800
Fatalities Exp. min/max: 0/120
ALERT LEVEL
MAP OF MEAN DAMAGE BY SETTLEMENT
LEGEND
REMARKS: Epicenter 50 km offshore, nevertheless casualties are possible. M estmates range from 7.4 to 7.8.
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ESTIMATED EXPOSURE
IntensityPopulation
V33000
VI146000
VII47000
VIII5000
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_19Apr2014.xls