M 4.9 in Vanuatu on 16 Jul 2016 16:43 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.9M
Depth: 38.53 Km
Lat/Lon: -16.9087 , 167.302
Event Date: 16 Jul 2016 16:43 UTC
Exposed Population: About 27000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 16 Jul 2016 17:03 UTC

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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 14:50:00 +0200.

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Ce trebuie să știi atunci când ai plecat în vacanță și ai probleme
Wed, 20 Jul 2016 14:49:00 +0200.

Vacanța de vara e în toi și turiștii au luat cu asalt Europa la plaja, la munte, la plimbări în city break-uri măcar. În contextul în care oricum se pleacă în vacanță cu grijă de atentate, nu este cazul să ne facem griji și pentru pachetele
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 11:27:00 +0200.

TAKENGON, KOMPAS.com - Anak-anak Panti Asuhan Noordeen di Takengon, Aceh, belajar bahasa Inggris dengan para perantau Indonesia di luar negeri melalui perantaraan Skype, salah satu teknologi video conference untuk berkomunikasi. Demikian di
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Tokyo jolted by third earthquake in four days
Wed, 20 Jul 2016 11:17:00 +0200.

There was no threat of a tsunami. It was the third to shake the capital's high-rise buildings this week, after a 4.8 magnitude quake on Tuesday and a 5.0 on Sunday. Japan sits at the junction of four tectonic plates and experiences a number
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (36), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),