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M 4.6 in China on 28 Feb 2017 17:03 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: 4.6M
  • Depth: 15.75 Km
  • Event Date: 28 Feb 2017 17:03 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 167637 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 28 Feb 2017 19:27 UTC

References

Known identifiers for this event: us20008mz2 (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 314 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

China completes first phase of Araniko Highway repair project
Sat, 04 Mar 2017 04:05:00 +0100   ekantipur (en)

Mar 4, 2017- China on Friday submitted the progress report on the first phase of maintenance of the Araniko Highway to the Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport. The 114 km highway from Kathmandu to Tatopani of Sindhupalchok district was damaged at five different places by the earthquake of April 25, 2015, disrupting vehicular movement.

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Nepal-China connecting Arniko Highway resumes smooth operation after maintenance
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:35:00 +0100   xinhuanet_en (en)

KATHMANDU, March 3 (Xinhua) -- The long-term opening maintenance project of Nepal's Arniko Highway, the oldest and shortest route that connects the two neighbors Nepal and China, has been completed. The official handover ceremony of the project was held in the capital city on Friday amid the....

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China hands over Araniko highway to Nepal after repair
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 12:46:00 +0100   ekantipur (en)

Mar 3, 2017- China has handed over the Araniko highway to Nepal after repairing it. The 114 kilometres long highway from Kathmandu to Tatopani of Sindhupalchok district was damaged at five different places by the April 25, 2015 devastating earthquake, disrupting vehicular movement.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (72), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),

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