M 4.8 in Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge on 30 Jan 2017 19:08 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.8M
Depth: km
Lat/Lon: -48.8629 , 124.669
Event Date: 30 Jan 2017 19:08 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 30 Jan 2017 23:18 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()

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Latest media headlines

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Solidarietà ad Alpignano: domenica di country e beneficienza per i terremot ... Fri, 03 Feb 2017 17:18:00 +0100. ALPIGNANO - Una domenica sera all’insegna del country, del ballo e del divertimento a scopo benefico: è quello che andrà in scena domenica alla discoteca Kronos di Alpignano dove, grazie all’evento organizzato dallo «Tsunami Team» , ci sarà
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Un robot consigue medir radiación extrema dentro de un reactor de FukushimaFri, 03 Feb 2017 17:14:00 +0100. La operadora de la planta nuclear de Fukushima ha estimado un nivel extremadamente alto de radiactividad dentro de su reactor 2 a partir de un análisis efectuado por un robot, confirmó hoy a EFE una portavoz de la compañía. Este hecho dific
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BVI To Participate In Annual Tsunami Exercise On March 21Fri, 03 Feb 2017 17:10:00 +0100. ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIGIS) -- The British Virgin Islands (BVI) will participate in a Regional simulation exercise to test its tsunami response plans on March 21. The exercise, titled ‘CARIBE WAVE 17’ provides an opportunity for the countri
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (36), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (2), (1), INFORM (1),