HEWS, Humanitarian Early Warning Service

A Service of the Inter-Agency Standing Committee SWG on Preparedness

you are in the hazard page for:

Seismic

Latest Earthquakes

Seismic information have been extracted from the USGS service and are updated every 15 minutes.

Statistics

  • This week
    Nr. of EQ above 5:
    20
  • This month
    Nr. of EQ above 5:
    113
  • This year
    Nr. of EQ above 5:
    198

Relevant Links

Breaking News

Relevant earthquakes during the last 15 days (in terms of magnitude, depth and estimated population affected within 60km).

  • 27 Feb 2015 @03:09 (UTC)
    32km N of San Juan
    population: 1,210,020
    depth: 561.5km
  • 27 Feb 2015 @02:45 (UTC)
    131km N of Nebe
    population: none or few people.
    depth: 547.38km
    6.6
    more
  • 22 Feb 2015 @03:23 (UTC)
    235km SW of Tomatlan
    population: none or few people.
    depth: 22km
    6.6
    more
  • 22 Feb 2015 @01:56 (UTC)
    9km ENE of Cajibio
    population: 320,074
    depth: 151.43km
    5.6
    more
  • 19 Feb 2015 @05:32 (UTC)
    31km SE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy
    population: 227,974
    depth: 88.2km
    5.7
    more
  • 17 Feb 2015 @05:46 (UTC)
    48km SE of Hachinohe
    population: 309,503
    depth: 40.38km
    5.8
    more
  • 17 Feb 2015 @12:06 (UTC)
    77km ENE of Miyako
    population: none or few people.
    depth: 10km
    6.8
    more
  • 17 Feb 2015 @12:06 (UTC)
    220km E of Miyako
    population: none or few people.
    depth: 10km
    6.9
    more
  • 16 Feb 2015 @11:00 (UTC)
    146km NNW of Visokoi Island
    population: none or few people.
    depth: 10km
    6.7
    more
  • 13 Feb 2015 @09:06 (UTC)
    25km ESE of Taitung City
    population: 119,596
    depth: 25.34km
    5.9
    more
  • 13 Feb 2015 @07:59 (UTC)
    16km WNW of Klintsy
    population: 197,527
    depth: 10km
    6.8
    more
  • 13 Feb 2015 @07:59 (UTC)
    Reykjanes Ridge
    population: none or few people.
    depth: 10km
    6.8
    more
  • 13 Feb 2015 @07:59 (UTC)
    Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge
    population: none or few people.
    depth: 10km
    6.9
    more

Analytical Brief

Analytical Briefs are compiled by WFP OMEP. Subscribe to the OMEP mailing list.

News from Media

Latest Seismic Maps

The following maps have been collected from UNOSAT, WFP, ITHACA and ReliefWeb.

publish date
16 Apr 2013
source
WFP
Countries
Iran
file size
1.08MB
file format
JPG
publish date
09 Apr 2013
source
WFP
Countries
Iran
file size
0.84MB
file format
JPG
publish date
05 Sep 2012
source
WFP
Countries
Costa Rica
file size
0.24MB
file format
JPG
publish date
11 Aug 2012
source
WFP
Countries
Iran
file size
0.77MB
file format
JPG
HEWS - A global multi-hazard watch service to support Humanitarian Preparedness
Developed and maintained by the World Food Programme