M 4.9 in Solomon Islands on 19 May 2017 14:31 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.9M
Depth: 19 km
Lat/Lon: -9.2971 , 158.8992
Event Date: 19 May 2017 14:31 UTC
Exposed Population: About 30000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 19 May 2017 14:54 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 6.6 (SLB)

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Cobertura jornalísticaTue, 23 May 2017 07:48:00 +0200. Professor de filosofia A atual crise política foi provocada por um jornalista que propagou uma notícia "bomba", segundo a qual o presidente Temer teria dado a sua anuência a pagamentos efetuados pelo "empresário" Joesley Batista ao ex-deput
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (36), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),