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Mw 4.7 Earthquake, Green alert in Japan on 31 Mar 2016 12:38 UTC
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Summary

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

  • Earthquake Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km
  • on 31 Mar 2016 12:38 UTC
  • No people within 100km
  • inserted at 31 Mar 2016 13:15:00 UTC

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Articles: 326 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

Japan climber rescued from Alaska peak amid avalanche risk
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 12:22:00 +0200   wcfcourier (en)

Kuriaki was uninjured, but transmitted a signal for emergency help on Friday morning, the park said. He had two days of food and three to four days of water left. An Alaska Air National Guard helicopter was unable to approach Mount Hunter on Friday because of bad weather, and storms prevented further attempts until Sunday, the news release said.

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Japan climber rescued from Alaska peak amid avalanche risk
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 12:16:00 +0200   siouxcityjournal (en)

Kuriaki was uninjured, but transmitted a signal for emergency help on Friday morning, the park said. He had two days of food and three to four days of water left. An Alaska Air National Guard helicopter was unable to approach Mount Hunter on Friday because of bad weather, and storms prevented further attempts until Sunday, the news release said.

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Japan Climber Rescued From Alaska Peak Amid Avalanche Risk
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 11:41:00 +0200   ABCnews (en)

A helicopter rescued an experienced Japanese climber from an Alaska mountain where spring storms had created significant avalanche risks. Masatoshi Kuriaki, a 42-year-old climber from Fukuoka, Japan , was rescued Sunday at the 8,600-foot level of 14,573-foot Mount Hunter, Denali National Park said in a news release.

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