M 6.2 in New Zealand on 15 Feb 2016 19:28 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.2M
Depth: 10 km
Lat/Lon: -49.0667 , 164.456
Event Date: 15 Feb 2016 19:28 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 15 Feb 2016 19:48 UTC

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NCC to finalize tests on warning system by AprilFri, 19 Feb 2016 18:22:00 +0100. The National Communications Commission (NCC) yesterday said that it is aiming to finish testing a natural disaster public warning system before April, adding that mobile phone users would not be able to receive warnings from the service unl
Be truly independent – Kuffour counsels ECFri, 19 Feb 2016 17:52:00 +0100. Egyeikrom (C/R), Feb. 19, GNA – Former President John Agyekum Kuffour has called on the Electoral Commission (EC) to be truly independent in the discharge of its mandate as a referee in the November 7 polls. Officials of the Commission, he
الأمم المتحدة: على العالم حفظ أرواح أطفال المهاجرين .Fri, 19 Feb 2016 17:37:00 +0100. دعت وكالات الأمم المتحدة دول العالم إلى تعزيز سلامة اللاجئين والمهاجرين في ظل تزايد أعداد وفيات الأطفال خلال محاولة عائلاتهم اليائسة الفرار من الصراعات وعبور البحر المتوسط. وطالبت مفوضية الأمم المتحدة لشؤون اللاجئين ومنظمة اليونيسيف والمنظم

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (36), (2), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),