M 5.1 Off-shore on 18 Jul 2016 10:27 UTC

Event summary

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

GDACS ID EQ 1090199
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.1M
Depth: 29.35 Km
Lat/Lon: -31.8184 , -177.9543
Event Date: 18 Jul 2016 10:27 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 18 Jul 2016 10:48 UTC


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Latest media headlines

Articles: 578 | About casualties: 13 | Last hour: 0

Parándose del 27F: Bomberos de Chépica inauguraron nuevo cuartelFri, 22 Jul 2016 09:39:00 +0200.

Los bomberos, autoridades y vecinos de la comuna de Chépica celebraron la inauguración del nuevo y moderno cuartel para la 3° Compañía del Cuerpo de Bomberos de Chépica. La ceremonia fue encabezada por el Presidente Nacional de Bomberos de
Mystery surrounds the source of a gas odor in Busan that has prompted ... Fri, 22 Jul 2016 09:35:00 +0200.

More than 160 have been filed since Thursday afternoon from around Haeundae-gu and Nam-gu areas. But the cause of the strange odor has not yet been identified. "We could not detect any gas leaks in and out of the city," Busan's main gas dis
M&D's apologise after poor taste billboard appears weeks after rollerc ... Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:47:00 +0200.

M&D's theme park has been forced to apologise after a billboard for a new ride appeared in South Lanarkshire displaying the words "Bring on the fear". The advertisement for the Giant Condor attraction appeared on a street in Hamilton just w
COMUNICADO: La tragedia del terremoto conecta dos continentesFri, 22 Jul 2016 08:25:00 +0200.

LAGOS, Nigeria, July 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SURAMÉRICA RECIBE AYUDA DE UNA ORGANIZACIÓN CARITATIVA DE ÁFRICA. El 16 de abril de 2016, la nación de Ecuador fue sacudida por un terremoto colosal con magnitud 7,8. La severidad del desastre s

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (34), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (2), (1), INFORM (1),