M 4.6 in El Salvador on 14 May 2017 04:29 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: 44.74 km
Lat/Lon: 12.9514 , -90.0913
Event Date: 14 May 2017 04:29 UTC
Exposed Population: 520000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 14 May 2017 04:51 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 5.5 (GTM)
INFORM Coping capacity list: GTM= 5.5; SLV= 4.6

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 161 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

No Whatsapp do PMDB, denúncia é 'tsunami'
Thu, 18 May 2017 03:39:00 +0200.

BRASÍLIA - No grupo de Whatsapp dos deputados do PMDB, a gravação que revelaria o presidente Michel Temer negociando a compra do silêncio do ex-presidente da Câmara Eduardo Cunha (PMDB-RJ), os comentários variavam de “tsunami” e “é hora de
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New book could be the perfect answer to relationship and parenting woe ...
Thu, 18 May 2017 03:00:00 +0200.

Congratulations! You and your beloved are having a baby. You are overjoyed, excited, thrilled, nesting, planning. And under no illusions you know babies are hard work. Your relationship is solid, you’re both ready to roll up your sleeves, s
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Japan restarts another reactor
Thu, 18 May 2017 02:29:00 +0200.

TOKYO: A Japanese utility on Wednesday switched on a nuclear reactor, the latest to come back in service despite deep public opposition in the aftermath of the Fukushima crisis. Japan shut down all of its dozens of reactors after a powerful
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Grandi navi come mostri «Ora salvate la laguna»
Thu, 18 May 2017 01:02:00 +0200.

Una nave da crociera gigantesca, rappresentata come una sorta di “mostro” alieno dotato di braccia che frantuma in mille pezzi al suo passaggio il ponte di Rialto e piomba in Canal Grande, suscitando una sorta di coloratissimo tsunami, che
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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), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),