M 4.7 in Japan on 17 Feb 2017 01:18 UTC

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.7M
Depth: 19.54 km
Lat/Lon: 25.0981 , 125.1279
Event Date: 17 Feb 2017 01:18 UTC
Exposed Population: About 52000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 17 Feb 2017 02:45 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.5 (JPN)

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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), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),