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Overall Green Earthquake alert in Venezuela on 10 Mar 2017 13:46 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

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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 5.5M, Depth:10km
  • on 10 Mar 2017 13:46 UTC
  • 925930 people within 100km
  • inserted at 10 Mar 2017 14:09:23 UTC

References

Known identifiers for this event: us1000885n (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 580 | About casualties: 22 | Last hour: 0

Realizarán en Venezuela el simulacro de tsunami "Caribe Wave 2017"
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 20:44:00 +0100   globovision (es)

Con parte de la planificación para el ejercicio de simulacro de tsunami “Caribe Wave 2017” , se realizaron pruebas de comunicaciones en las instalaciones del VEN 911, donde está instalada la sala situacional para su ejecución, en esta oportunidad, Venezuela se unirá a otras naciones del Caribe por sexta ocasión.

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Un sismo de 5,5 sacude las costas de Venezuela
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 19:13:00 +0100   ecuavisa (es)

Un sismo de 5,5 sacudió este 10 de marzo de 2017 las costas de Venezuela este viernes, según reportó el Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS por sus siglas en inglés). Prelim M5.5 earthquake near the coast of Venezuela Mar-10 13:46 UTC, updates https://t.

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (74), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (6),

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