M 5.2 in Russian Federation from 03 May 2017 08:53 UTC to 08:53

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.2M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 42.1441 , 46.9653
Event Date: 03 May 2017 08:53 UTC
Exposed Population: 980000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 03 May 2017 09:12 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.7 (AZE)
INFORM Coping capacity list: AZE= 4.7; RUS= 4.6; GEO= 3.4

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 175 | About casualties: 3 | Last hour: 0

Police, defence vehicles can use multi-colour beacons
Sun, 07 May 2017 08:36:00 +0200.

The government after the Cabinet meeting on April 19 had said that the vehicles with beacon lights, which are seen as a symbol of VIP culture, "have no place in a democratic country". NEW DELHI: The Centre has allowed emergency vehicles on
Police, defence vehicles allowed to use multi-colour beacons
Sun, 07 May 2017 08:09:00 +0200.

The Centre has allowed emergency vehicles on duty for maintaining law and order, including those of the police, defence and paramilitary forces, to use multi-coloured beacon lights having red, blue and white colours. Seeking to end the VIP
Earthquake hits Alaska's Aleutian Islands chain
Sun, 07 May 2017 07:51:00 +0200.

Fishing boats steam out of the Alaska port of Dutch Harbor after a tsunami warning was issued by authorities warning of potential danger to vessels in less than 600 feet of water.A powerful 7.2-magnitude earthquake shook Alaska's Aleutian I
Earthquake hits part of Alaska's Aleutian Islands chain
Sun, 07 May 2017 07:35:00 +0200.

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - The Alaska Earthquake Center reports that a magnitude 4.9 earthquake hit part of the Aleutian Islands chain. The center says the quake struck about 12:43 p.m. Saturday Alaska time in the Fox Islands region of the Al

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