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M 5.8 in West Chile Rise on 10 Nov 2017 12:01 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

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
  • Event Date: 10 Nov 2017 12:01 UTC
  • Exposed Population: No people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 10 Nov 2017 12:21 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 ()

References

Known identifiers for this event: us2000bldw (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 127 | About casualties: 14 | Last hour: 0

Earthquakes jolt northern Iraq, western Iran
Sun, 12 Nov 2017 22:04:00 +0100   iran-daily (en)

An earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter Scale has hit northern part of Iraq near border with Iran and another measuring 4.5 on Richter scale hit some areas in Kermanshah province, western Iran, Sunday evening. The quake happened on Sunday, 103 kilometers (64 miles) southeast of the Iraqi Kurdish....

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Strong 7.3-magnitude earthquake jolts northern Iraq, western Iran
Sun, 12 Nov 2017 21:18:00 +0100   iran-daily (en)

An earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter Scale has hit northern part of Iraq near border with Iran and some parts of western Iran, the US Geological Survey (USGS) says. The quake happened on Sunday, 103 kilometers (64 miles) southeast of the Iraqi Kurdish city of Sulaymaniyah, it added. The USGS initially reported that the quake was of a 7.

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3.2-magnitude earthquake strikes near LA’s West Athens neighborhood
Fri, 10 Nov 2017 17:08:00 +0100   dailynews (en)

A 3.2-magnitude earthquake struck at 1:25 a.m. Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, near the West Athens area of South Los Angeles. (Image courtesy of the U.S, Geological Survey) LOS ANGELES A 3.2-magnitude earthquake struck near the West Athens community near South Los Angeles early today, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (63), OCHA (1), USGS (6), (1), INFORM (1),

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