M 4.5 in Afghanistan on 02 Mar 2015 16:01 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.5M
Depth: 96.97 km
Lat/Lon: 36.5396 , 71.1785
Event Date: 02 Mar 2015 16:01 UTC
Exposed Population: 760008 people within 100km
Inserted at: 02 Mar 2015 18:03 UTC

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 265 | About casualties: 5 | Last hour: 0

Así será el ensayo de sismoFri, 06 Mar 2015 01:14:00 +0100. Autoridades deberán elaborar una evaluación del ejercicio para la Presidencia. Un terremoto de 7 grados en la escala Richter, seguido de una alerta de tsunami, será el escenario que utilizarán las autoridades del Sistema Nacional para la Pr
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Declaraciones de Rosario Murillo (05/03/2015)Fri, 06 Mar 2015 01:14:00 +0100. Muy buenas tardes, queridas Familias; buenas tardes, Herman@s; buenas tardes, de hoy jueves 5 de Marzo. Hoy es un día de Unidad Nuestroamericana. Un día de Hermandad. Un día para ratificar el Compromiso de la Patria Grande… La Patria Grande
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Precavidos, ¡siempre!Fri, 06 Mar 2015 01:14:00 +0100. La Coordinadora del Consejo de Comunicación y Ciudadanía, Compañera Rosario Murillo, reiteró el llamado a la población de mantenerse alerta y adoptar las medidas recomendadas ante la posibilidad de nuevos eventos sísmicos en territorio naci
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Big tsunami raked Mexico's Yucatan coast 1,000 years agoFri, 06 Mar 2015 00:08:00 +0100. Access to myAJC included for AJC subscribers Explore By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A wall of debris stretching about 30 miles (50 km) may be the remnants of a natural disaster that struck Mexico's Caribbean coast more than 1,000 yea
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (36), (2), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), USGS (2), WMO (1), INFORM (2),