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Mw 5.9 Earthquake, Green alert in Argentina on 29 Nov 2015 18:52 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

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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 5.9M, Depth:9.63km
  • on 29 Nov 2015 18:52 UTC
  • 448585 people within 100km
  • inserted at 29 Nov 2015 19:18:01 UTC

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 144 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Argentina earthquake: Tremor hits Jujuy and Salta near San Salvador
Sun, 29 Nov 2015 20:54:00 +0100   bnonews (en)

The earthquake struck at 3:52 p.m. local time and was centered about 9 kilometers west of Yuto, or 91 kilometers northeast of San Salvador de Jujuy. It struck about 10 kilometers deep, making it a shallow earthquake, according to seismologists. Residents in the region reported feeling the....

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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: EMM (1), JRC (71), (2), NEIC (5), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2),

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