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Overall Green Earthquake alert in Azerbaijan on 07 May 2012 04:40 UTC
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This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Updated: this report is based on update number 6.

  • Earthquake magnitude 5.6M and depth 10km
  • on 07 May 2012 04:40 UTC
  • 1640000 people within 100km
  • inserted at 07 May 2012 10:34:27 UTC


Known identifiers for this event: EQ-2012-000085-AZE (GLIDE) usb0009jh5 (neicid)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (38), (1), OCHA (1), INGV (1), NEIC (4), WMO (1), USGS (1),

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