M 6.7 in Philippines on 06 Feb 2012 03:49 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.7M
Depth: 20 Km
Lat/Lon: 9.964 , 123.246
Event Date: 06 Feb 2012 03:49 UTC
Exposed Population: 9340000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 02 Feb 2017 13:09 UTC

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 165 | About casualties: 49 | Last hour: 0

3 quakes jolt Negros Oriental
Sat, 11 Feb 2012 11:32:00 +0100.

Three earthquakes were recorded in Negros Oriental on Saturday. The last recorded quake at 1:39 p.m. had a magnitude of 4.5 and was tectonic in origin. Intensity 4 was experienced in Vallehermoso in Negros Oriental, and intensity 3 in Hinig
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Le bilan monte à 39 morts et 66 disparus aux Philippines
Fri, 10 Feb 2012 11:21:00 +0100.

Le séisme survenu lundi dans le centre des Philippines a fait 39 morts et 66 disparus, selon un dernier bilan communiqué vendredi par le gouvernement. Le précédent bilan faisait état de 26 morts et 71 disparus, ...
Séisme Philippines: 39 morts
Fri, 10 Feb 2012 10:56:00 +0100.

Le séisme survenu lundi dans le centre des Philippines a fait 39 morts et 66 disparus, selon un dernier bilan communiqué vendredi par le gouvernement. Le précédent bilan faisait état de 26 morts et 71 disparus, la plupart ensevelis dans des
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Panama: Panama Canal expert joins regional fight for risk reduction
Thu, 09 Feb 2012 22:53:00 +0100.

Source: UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction Country: Panama GENEVA, 9 February 2012 - The dynamic new Vice-President of the National Assembly of Panama, Rony Araúz, is emerging as a leading advocate of disaster risk reduction i
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (109), (4), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (3), USGS (4), INFORM (6), NOAA (2),