This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.
- Earthquake Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:64.52km
- on 16 Apr 2017 19:55 UTC
- About 71753 people within 100km
- inserted at 16 Apr 2017 20:15:13 UTC
Known identifiers for this event: us10008i6e (neicid)
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Update: 1:47PM AN EARTHQUAKE measuring 5.2 local magnitude (ML) on the Richter Scale occurred in the Papua New Guinea (PNG) region this morning. more...
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 03:59:00 +0200
Update: 1:47PM AN EARTHQUAKE measuring 5.2 local magnitude (ML) on the Richter Scale occurred in the Papua New Guinea (PNG) region this morning. The Seismology Unit of Fiji's Mineral Resources department stated today that this moderate earthquake with shallow depth source location did not pose any immediate threat to the Fiji region.
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