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M 7.3 in Philippines on 10 Jan 2017 06:13 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


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

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 7.3M
  • Depth: Km
  • Event Date: 10 Jan 2017 06:13 UTC
  • Exposed Population: No people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 10 Jan 2017 07:02 UTC


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Known identifiers for this event: gfz2017aqxt (geofonid) at00ojjvz0 (ntwc    id) us10007s9c (neicid)

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Philippines: DSWD to release over P513M in emergency shelter aid for families rendered homeless by ‘Nina’
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:42:00 +0100   reliefWeb (en)

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is set to release P513,722,930 anytime soon as an initial funding for its Emergency Shelter Assistance (ESA) for households whose houses were partially and totally damaged by Typhoon Nina. The typhoon displaced thousands of families and damaged....

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7.3-Magnitude Quake Hits Philippines
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:28:00 +0100   ibtimes (en)

UPDATE: 3:48 a.m. EST – The 7.3-magnitude earthquake that struck under the Celebes Sea off southern Philippines on Tuesday was far too deep to cause any damage and casualties or generate a tsunami, authorities reportedly said. Renato Solidum of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology....

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Undersea earthquake of 7.3 magnitude hits southeast of Philippines
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 05:32:00 +0100   omanobserver-om (en)

A major undersea earthquake with a magnitude of 7.3 struck southeast of the Philippines on Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said. The quake was measured at a depth of 617 km (380 miles), the USGS said. Reuters. About the author Oman Daily Observer is the Sulatante's leading and first....

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