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Mw 4.5 Earthquake, Green alert in Off Coast Of Central America on 29 Feb 2016 15:07 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 4.5M, Depth:53.29km
  • on 29 Feb 2016 15:07 UTC
  • 499630 people within 100km
  • inserted at 29 Feb 2016 16:54:01 UTC


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Articles: 294 | About casualties: 4 | Last hour: 0

Indonesia’s tsunami warning system offline when quake hit
Fri, 04 Mar 2016 08:37:00 +0100   BangkokPost (en)

JAKARTA -- Indonesia was compelled to rely on tsunami warnings from other nations’ buoys in the Indian Ocean this week after a huge earthquake off the west coast of Sumatra because its detection system was disabled, a senior disaster agency official said. The earthquake Wednesday night had a magnitude of 7.

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Thu, 03 Mar 2016 21:09:00 +0100   adhoc (de) POL-AA: Landkreis Schwäbisch Hall: Warnung vor falschem Mitarbeiter Landratsamt, Unfallflucht, Diebstahl, gefährliche Körperverletzung . Polizeipräsidium Aalen / POL-AA: Landkreis Schwäbisch Hall: Warnung vor . weiterlesen ... Dazu schreibt Vor der Küste Indonesiens hat sich ein starkes Erdbeben ereignet .

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Magnitude- 7.8 Earthquake Strikes Off Indonesia
Thu, 03 Mar 2016 10:35:00 +0100   leadership (en)

A magnitude-7.8 earthquake struck Wednesday off the coast of Indonesia, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. The quake was centered in the Indian Ocean about 410 miles (660 kilometers) southwest of Muara Siberut and roughly 500 miles west-southwest of Padang, which is on the west coast of Sumatra, the Asian archipelago nation’s largest island.

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