M 4.6 Off-shore on 18 Jul 2016 13:58 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 1090204
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.6M
Depth: 27.88 Km
Lat/Lon: -30.7072 , -71.843
Event Date: 18 Jul 2016 13:58 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 18 Jul 2016 15:33 UTC


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Latest media headlines

Articles: 586 | About casualties: 13 | Last hour: 0

A dazzling luxury boutique spot in Córdoba’s historic ...Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:02:00 +0200.

foxnews.com schreibt weiter: Pablo Córdoba was a receptionist at the El Gato Hotel in Portoviejo, Ecuador, and on Saturday, the building went from five-stories to a pile of rubble within minutes . Ecuadoran earthquake survivor rescued after
India, Bangladesh, Myanmar work together on quake predictionFri, 22 Jul 2016 11:56:00 +0200.

They estimate that at least 140 million people in the region could be affected if the boundary ruptures. However, a section of Indian experts has expressed reservations over some of the details discussed in the paper. "The Indo-Bumese arc,
Minor aftershock of Gorkha Earthquake hits KirtipurFri, 22 Jul 2016 11:25:00 +0200.

The epeicentre was in Kirtipur, Kathmandu. Map: Google/NSC. KATHMANDU : A minor aftershock of local magnitude 3.7 was recorded at around 2:40 pm today, with its epicentre around Kirtipur of Kathmandu. According to chief of the National Sei
Shallow earthquake strikes near TaupoFri, 22 Jul 2016 11:19:00 +0200.

A small but shallow earthquake struck Taupo at 7.01pm on Friday. The magnitude 2.6 earthquake was centred 5km north of Taupo, just 5km beneath the ground. GeoNet rated the earthquake as "light", with a Mercalli rating of 4. More than 122 pe

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (33), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (2), (1), INFORM (1),