M 5.6 in Philippines on 12 Mar 2016 04:00 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.6M
Depth: 10 km
Lat/Lon: 18.1737 , 120.277
Event Date: 12 Mar 2016 04:00 UTC
Exposed Population: 1406316 people within 100km
Inserted at: 12 Mar 2016 04:21 UTC

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Health experts train local communities to prepare for disastersWed, 16 Mar 2016 00:49:00 +0100. By Alisa Tang. BANGKOK, March 16 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When natural disasters strike, most public health risks come from sectors such as housing and construction, says Iranian health and disaster expert Ali Ardalan. A shoddy buildi

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