M 5.5 in Samoa on 07 Feb 2016 02:03 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 10 km
Lat/Lon: -15.1769 , -173.263
Event Date: 07 Feb 2016 02:03 UTC
Exposed Population: Few people within 100km
Inserted at: 07 Feb 2016 02:36 UTC

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Fukushima: un séisme majeur reste un risque AFPThu, 11 Feb 2016 00:45:00 +0100. La centrale japonaise Fukushima Daiichi reste sous la menace potentielle d'une autre catastrophe naturelle, qui n'aboutirait toutefois pas au même désastre que celui provoqué par le séisme et le tsunami de mars 2011, a assuré le directeur d
إيرينا بوكوفا في اليوم العالمي للإذاعة.. الإذاعة تنقذ الأرواحWed, 10 Feb 2016 23:54:00 +0100. بمناسبة اليوم العالمي للإذاعة، الموافق الثالث عشر من فبراير/شباط، قالت المديرة العامة لليونسكو إيرينا بوكوفا، إن الإذاعة غالبا ما تكون أول وسيلة إعلامية يلجأ الناس إليها للبقاء على قيد الحياة وسط الأنقاض وفي حالات الطوارئ. وذكرت بوكوفا أن ا
Cdm banche, frenata sugli indennizzi ai risparmiatori per evitare il Vietna ... Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:27:00 +0100. (Di mercoledì 10 febbraio 2016) Niente accelerazione per i rimborsi alle ‘vittime del decreto Salva- banche ’. Quella che fino a stamattina era una convinzione forte del Governo, e che avrebbe dovuto trovare spazio nel decreto sulle banche
Forte scossa magnitudo 6.3 in Cile: è la 20ª scossa superiore a M. 6 negli ... Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:27:00 +0100. (Di mercoledì 10 febbraio 2016) La scossa di magnitudo 6.3 che questa notte, precisamente all’1,33 (ora italiana), ha colpito la regione di Coquimbo, in Cile , è la ventesima pari o superiore a magnitudo 6 dal 16 Settembre 2015. Il primo vi

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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), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),