M 6 in Indonesia on 17 Feb 2016 17:26 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.0M
Depth: 10 km
Lat/Lon: 0.8451 , 129.0729
Event Date: 17 Feb 2016 17:26 UTC
Exposed Population: About 20000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 17 Feb 2016 18:45 UTC

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 132 | About casualties: 4 | Last hour: 0

Una fuga de agua radiactiva impide reactivar un reactor nuclear en JapónSun, 21 Feb 2016 15:26:00 +0100. Las operaciones de reactivación de un reactor nuclear en una central del oeste de Japón fueron suspendidas por una fuga de agua radiactiva, anunció este domingo su operador. La compañía Kansai Electric Power explicó que se produjo una fuga
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Few hospitals have support plans in place to deal with feared Nankai Trough ... Sun, 21 Feb 2016 14:02:00 +0100. SENDAI – A Tohoku University study says only 8 percent of the Pacific coast hospitals thought to be at risk from the dreaded Nankai Trough earthquake scenario have contingency plans in place to arrange for external assistance. The survey wa
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Monumento a víctimas de Isla OrregoSun, 21 Feb 2016 13:10:00 +0100. Se acerca una fecha inolvidable para nuestro país. El 27 de febrero se cumplen seis años de aquella fatídica madrugada donde la vida de todos se sacudió junto con la tierra. El terremoto de 2010 golpeó el valle central de Chile; pero fue el
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Vazamento de água radioativa impede reativação de reator no JapãoSun, 21 Feb 2016 12:58:00 +0100. As operações de reativação de um reator nuclear numa central do oeste do Japão foram suspensas por um vazamento de água radioativa, informou seu operador. A companhia Kansai Electric Power explicou que houve um vazamento de 34 litros de águ
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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