M 5.7 in Solomon Islands on 06 Aug 2017 00:15 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.7M
Depth: 72.79 km
Lat/Lon: -10.266 , 161.4781
Event Date: 06 Aug 2017 00:15 UTC
Exposed Population: About 71000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 06 Aug 2017 00:35 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 6.6 (SLB)

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Wed, 09 Aug 2017 23:47:00 +0200.

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Environnement : Exercices de simulation dans le Sud-Est et l'Ouest d'H ...
Wed, 09 Aug 2017 23:37:00 +0200.

P-au-P, 09 août 2017 [AlterPresse] --- Des exercices de simulation ont débuté, ce mercredi 9 août 2017, dans les départements du Sud -Est et de l’Ouest d’Haïti, où se trouve la zone métropolitaine de la capitale, Port-au-Prince, e
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نتنياهو بمهرجان لمؤيديه: وسائل الإعلام تسعى لإسقاطي
Wed, 09 Aug 2017 21:14:00 +0200.

وقال نتنياهو، خلال مهرجان نظمه حزب الليكود دعما له، وشارك فيه حوالي 3 آلاف ناشط بينهم وزراء وأعضاء كنيست، مساء اليوم الأربعاء، إنه 'يتجندون لحملة صيد مهووسة ضدي وضد زوجتي'، سارة، التي أوصت الشرطة بتقديم لائحة اتهام ضدها على خلفية شبهات بإنف
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Lesch und Steffens reiten fürs ZDF auf der Monsterwelle
Wed, 09 Aug 2017 19:43:00 +0200.

Mainz (ots) - - Querverweis: Bildmaterial ist abrufbar unter http://www.presseportal.de/bilder - Harald Lesch und Dirk Steffens zum zweiten Mal gemeinsam unterwegs: Diesmal wollen der Wissenschaftler und der Naturforscher in der Sendung "Te
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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),