M 5.5 in Greece on 16 Jan 2022 11:48 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID EQ 1306192
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 40.0507 , 24.3665
Event Date: 16 Jan 2022 11:48 UTC
16 Jan 2022 13:48 Local
Exposed Population: Less then 100 people in MMI V
200 thousand in 100km
Inserted at: 16 Jan 2022 12:09 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
2.5 (Greece)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000gcfq Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.69  
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 60 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

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The earthquake in the sea area south of Athos was felt in northern Greece. Credit: Geodynamic Institute of Athens. An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale was recorded on Sunday, 23 km southwest of Athos peninsula and 229 km north-
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The earthquake in the sea area south of Athos was felt in northern Greece . Credit: Geodynamic Institute of Athens. An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale was recorded on Sunday, 23 km southwest of Athos peninsula and 229 km north
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (48), (3), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),