M 4.9 Off-shore on 24 Sep 2016 23:42 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: 10 km
Lat/Lon: -32.3725 , -178.2476
Event Date: 24 Sep 2016 23:42 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 25 Sep 2016 00:00 UTC

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 843 | About casualties: 40 | Last hour: 0

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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:48:00 +0200.

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Portoviejo tendrá pregón y desfile por sus 196 años de Independencia
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:32:00 +0200.

Desde el Municipio de la capital manabita se confirmó que éste sábado 1 de octubre se llevará a cabo el tradicional pregón. "Participarán cerca de mil personas", confirmó Danny Zambrano, del departamento de comunicación del GAD. El pregón i
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:31:00 +0200.

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5.2-magnitude quake strikes off coast of Japan's Hokkaido region, no t ...
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:30:00 +0200.

TOKYO, Sept. 29 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake with a preliminary 5.2 magnitude struck off the north-east coast of Japan's Hokkaido Prefecture early Thursday morning, Japan's weather agency said, although did not issue a tsunami warning or advis
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