M 4.9 in Chile on 09 Mar 2016 13:28 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.9M
Depth: 48.6 km
Lat/Lon: -30.4676 , -71.3993
Event Date: 09 Mar 2016 13:28 UTC
Exposed Population: 551937 people within 100km
Inserted at: 09 Mar 2016 13:48 UTC

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 277 | About casualties: 8 | Last hour: 0

Fünf Jahre nach der Dreifachkatastrophe: Leben hinter Tsunami-SchutzmauernSun, 13 Mar 2016 13:06:00 +0100. Fünf Jahre nach der Dreifachkatastrophe Leben hinter Tsunami-Schutzmauern. Ein halbes Jahrzehnt nach den Erdbeben, der Flutwelle und dem GAU macht der Wiederaufbau in Japan Fortschritte. Doch nicht jeder hat was davon. Das war mal sein Lad
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تطبيق جديد يحوّل الهواتف الذكية إلى مركز لكشف الزلازلSun, 13 Mar 2016 12:58:00 +0100. كاليفورنيا - قدس برس ابتكرت مجموعة من العلماء تطبيقاً جديداً للهواتف المحمولة، يمكنه التنبؤ بوقوع الزلازل وموجات المد العاتية (تسونامي) قبل وقت قصير من حدوثها. وقال ريتشارد ألين مدير مختبر رصد الزلازل في جامعة كاليفورنيا في "بيركلي" (شمال)
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Protestos furiosos contra Donald TrumpSun, 13 Mar 2016 12:53:00 +0100. Milhares de pessoas se manifestaram contra a participação do controverso pré-candidato republicano às eleições americanas Donald Trump em evento eleitoral na Universidade de Illinois, em Chicago, na noite de sexta-feira (11/03). De acordo c
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Mer turquoise et chapelles blanches, la Grèce veut faire oublier les réfugi ... Sun, 13 Mar 2016 12:12:00 +0100. "Nous pensons que l'année 2016 va être encore meilleure que l'an dernier car s'il y a eu quelques problèmes sur certaines îles, il y a maintenant un retour à la stabilité", assure à l'AFP la ministre grecque du Tourisme, Elena Kountoura, pr
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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