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M 6 in Mexico on 02 Apr 2012 17:36 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


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

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 6.0M
  • Depth: Km
  • Event Date: 02 Apr 2012 17:36 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 811321 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 02 Apr 2012 22:35 UTC


Known identifiers for this event: usc0008ui2 (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 662 | About casualties: 9 | Last hour: 0

Miguel de la Madrid, President of Mexico in 1980s, Dies at 77
Fri, 06 Apr 2012 16:46:00 +0200   nytimes (en)

His tenure marred by economic crisis and an earthquake, Mr. de la Madrid is credited for setting Mexico on a path to a free-market economy and, inadvertently, multiparty rule.

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Un séisme de magnitude 6,3 secoue Mexico
Fri, 06 Apr 2012 15:51:00 +0200   french-news (fr)

Un séisme de magnitude 6,3 a secoué lundi Mexico, a annoncé l'institut américain de géophysique (USGS).

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More than 300 Replicas of Earthquake in Mexico
Fri, 06 Apr 2012 14:38:00 +0200   prensa-latina-en (en)

06 de abril de 2012, 00:02 Mexico, Apr 6 (Prensa Latina) At least 325 replicas of the 7.4-degree earthquake of March 20 have been reported so far, according to the National Seismological Service (SSN).  

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (60), (2), NEIC (5), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),

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