M 4.6 in Morocco on 09 Mar 2016 23:46 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.6M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 35.69 , -3.63
Event Date: 09 Mar 2016 23:46 UTC
Exposed Population: 929460 people within 100km
Inserted at: 10 Mar 2016 00:24 UTC
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 1662 | About casualties: 69 | Last hour: 0

Picture of the Day › Gaza remembers Tohoku disasterSun, 13 Mar 2016 23:36:00 +0100. Palestinian school children prepare to fly kites to show solidarity with the Japanese people, near the Japan-funded housing project in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip, on Sunday. The event was organised by the United Nations Relief a
Overdue earthquake in California set to be FAR worse than expected, study w ... Sun, 13 Mar 2016 22:11:00 +0100. Evidence uncovered by Julian Lozos, an assistant geophysics professor at California State University, suggests the two faultlines erupted simultaneously in 1812, devastating the region between San Diego and San Buenvaventura. If that happen
«تسونامي» على الهواتف الذكيةSun, 13 Mar 2016 21:32:00 +0100. طور مجموعة من العلماء تطبيقاً جديداً للهواتف المحمولة يهدف إلى تحذير مستخدمي الهواتف من الزلازل وموجات المد العاتية (تسونامي) بالاستفادة من تكنولوجيا مستخدمة في الهواتف ومن انتشارها الواسع. فعندما يحدث الزلزال يصبح لكل ثانية تمر أهميتها. وك
Atentado deixa dezenas de vítimas em Ancara Menos de um mês depois do ato r ... Sun, 13 Mar 2016 20:58:00 +0100. Uma forte explosão abalou o centro da capital turca, Ancara, na noite deste domingo (13/03). Ao menos 27 pessoas morreram e 75 ficaram feridas. Fontes oficiais afirmam que a detonação partiu de um automóvel carregado de explosivos. Falando

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

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), INFORM (2),