M 4.6 in Greenland Sea on 18 Mar 2017 04:30 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.6M
Depth: 2 km
Lat/Lon: 79.7 , 2.91
Event Date: 18 Mar 2017 04:30 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 18 Mar 2017 05:51 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()

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Latest media headlines

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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 04:13:00 +0100.

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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 04:08:00 +0100.

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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 04:03:00 +0100.

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (36), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), USGS (2), (1), INFORM (1),