M 5.1 in Ecuador on 09 Jan 2018 00:05 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.1M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 1.6786 , -90.7836
Event Date: 09 Jan 2018 00:05 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 09 Jan 2018 01:00 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (ECU)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 175 | About casualties: 4 | Last hour: 0

Un manifiesto frente a un tsunami de verdad y hartazgoFri, 12 Jan 2018 23:45:00 +0100. Cien mujeres francesas del ámbito de la cultura y su eco tiene resonancia en todo el mundo. Es la estrategia habitual, cuando las demandas feministas calan en buena parte de la sociedad y se evidencia no solo que sus reivindicaciones son ju
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Alley Theatre in crisis as allegations continue to buildFri, 12 Jan 2018 22:14:00 +0100. The devastation Hurricane Harvey brought to the Alley Theatre could pale in comparison to the damage inflicted by a tsunami of allegations by more than a dozen current and former employees of Houston's Tony Award-winning resident company. A
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Gespeicherte KraftFri, 12 Jan 2018 21:35:00 +0100. Im Mai 1960 erschütterte mit einer Stärke von 9,5 das schwerste jemals gemessene Erdbeben den Süden Chiles. Schuld daran, wie an einer Vielzahl weiterer Beben in anderen Landesteilen, ist Bewegung der Nazca-Platte unter dem Pazifik, die sic
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Chile: la afluencia de turistas y los controles con la llegada del papaFri, 12 Jan 2018 21:20:00 +0100. En los primeros nueve días del año, solo por el paso fronterizo Los Libertadores, ingresaron desde la Argentina a Chile 64.995 extranjeros. La gran mayoría siguió hasta Viña del Mar y sus alrededores y otro poco partió las vacaciones en San
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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), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),