M 5.6 in United States on 28 Mar 2016 17:14 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.6M
Depth: 10 km
Lat/Lon: 52.2408 , -168.7171
Event Date: 28 Mar 2016 17:14 UTC
Exposed Population: Few people within 100km
Inserted at: 28 Mar 2016 18:18 UTC

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Latest media headlines

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (40), (2), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),