M 4.9 in India on 17 Mar 2017 14:01 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: 49.65 Km
Lat/Lon: 11.1633 , 92.8458
Event Date: 17 Mar 2017 14:01 UTC
Exposed Population: 240000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 17 Mar 2017 15:00 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.6 (IND)

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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), DesInventar (4), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),