M 5.6 in Russian Federation on 15 Mar 2017 22:19 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.6M
Depth: 22.68 km
Lat/Lon: 51.2211 , 179.0567
Event Date: 15 Mar 2017 22:19 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 16 Mar 2017 16:15 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (RUS)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 256 | About casualties: 5 | Last hour: 0

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Sun, 19 Mar 2017 21:36:00 +0100.

HONG KONG: A 6.0-magnitude earthquake hit off the Solomon Islands in the early hours of Monday, the US Geological Survey said. The quake struck at 02:43 am local time (1543 GMT Sunday) at a depth of 4.0 kilometres (2.5 miles), some 170 kilo
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6.0-magnitude earthquake hits off Solomon Islands
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 20:36:00 +0100.

A 6.0-magnitude earthquake hit off the Solomon Islands in the early hours of Monday, the US Geological Survey said. The quake struck at 02:43 am local time (1543 GMT Sunday) at a depth of 4.0 kilometres (2.5 miles), some 170 kilometres nort
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Falta de prevención y decisión política daña tanto como fenómeno natur ...
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 20:30:00 +0100.

Las lluvias imparables, huaicos apocalípticos y desbordes de ríos furiosos trajeron gran dolor y devastación a nuestro país, pero también la confirmación de que ninguna instancia de gobierno está preparada para anticipar y minimizar los efe
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Возле Соломоновых островов произошло землетрясение магнитудой 6 баллов
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 20:26:00 +0100.

Эпицентр стихии находился на расстоянии около 70 км от города Ауки, расположенного в восточной части островов, передают информагентства. Это было почти поверхностное землетрясение - его очаг располагался на глубине всего около 4 км. Тревога
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (40), (2), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),