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M 4.6 in Costa Rica on 31 Oct 2015 15:10 UTC
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This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 4.6M
  • Depth: 15.6 Km
  • Event Date: 31 Oct 2015 15:10 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 3383560 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 31 Oct 2015 15:30 UTC


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Articles: 191 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Megatsunami podría afectar costas españolas
Fri, 30 Oct 2015 00:07:00 +0100   telesurtv (es)

La Universidad de Cádiz realiza jornadas informativas en ocasión a otro año del Tsunami. | Foto: EFE Hace 260 años más de dos mil personas murieron durante el Tsunami que azotó a la costa española de Cádiz. Expertos pronostican que la catástrofe se repetirá pero no se sabe cuando.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (72), (2), NEIC (5), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),

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