M 5.8 in Southeast Indian Ridge on 06 Aug 2017 19:32 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.8M
Depth: 10 km
Lat/Lon: -47.3201 , 99.756
Event Date: 06 Aug 2017 19:32 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 06 Aug 2017 19:51 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 378 | About casualties: 30 | Last hour: 0

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Thu, 10 Aug 2017 19:25:00 +0200.

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Bomba da II Guerra Mundial encontrada na central nuclear de Fukushima
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 18:43:00 +0200.

Passados 72 anos sobre o fim da II Guerra Mundial, foi encontrada uma bomba, esta quinta-feira, no terreno da central nuclear de Fukushima , no Japão, que está a ser desmantelada por ter sido fortemente afetada pelo tsunami de março de 2011
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Накроет с головой: В США предрекли России крупнейшее эмиграционное цун ...
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 18:38:00 +0200.

Россия является одной из мощнейших стран мира. При этом западные пропагандисты, в подавляющей большинстве из США, пытаются убедить всех вокруг, что в России все «плохо», а все россияне мечтают уехать из страны. В очередной раз «спрогнозиров
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Tui und das Last-Minute-Geschäft: Urlaubsziel Türkei drohen Engpässe
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 18:35:00 +0200.

Noch bis Ende Mai sah es für das Land, das bei deutschen Touristen traditionell zu den beliebtesten Ferienzielen gehört, düster aus. Nur 864.000 Bundesbürger zählte das Tourismusministerium in Ankara in den ersten fünf Monaten des Jahres –
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (40), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (4), (1), INFORM (1),