M 4.8 in Morocco on 11 Mar 2016 04:16 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.8M
Depth: 10 km
Lat/Lon: 35.66 , -3.68
Event Date: 11 Mar 2016 04:16 UTC
Exposed Population: 1026889 people within 100km
Inserted at: 11 Mar 2016 04:36 UTC

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 339 | About casualties: 9 | Last hour: 0

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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 02:47:00 +0100.

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Tears, prayers as Japan marks 5th anniversary of tsunami
Tue, 15 Mar 2016 01:59:00 +0100.

RIKUZENTAKATA, Japan (AP) — Japanese gathered in Tokyo and along the country's ravaged northeast coast to observe a moment of silence at 2:46 p.m. Friday, exactly five years after a magnitude-9.0 earthquake struck offshore, triggering a dev
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Querellante del caso Tsunami: Cuesta entender el cambio de criterio de ...
Tue, 15 Mar 2016 01:42:00 +0100.

El abogado querellante Alfredo Morgado fustigó que el Ministerio Público haya decido optar por negociar con los imputados del caso Tsunami una salida alternativa cuando, en un inicio, el ente persecutor apuntaba por un juicio oral "sí o sí"
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21:03 | Critican acuerdo de imputados en caso Tsunami: “El que tiene p ...
Tue, 15 Mar 2016 01:30:00 +0100.

víctimas del tsunami en Talcahuano, luego de la audiencia en la cual la Fiscalía confirmó el acuerdo con los seis imputados por la fallida alerta de maremoto. Dijeron que se está comprando la justicia. En Santiago se realizó la audiencia, i
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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),