M 4.7 in United States on 15 May 2017 14:31 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.7M
Depth: 42.34 km
Lat/Lon: 52.3332 , -173.5943
Event Date: 15 May 2017 14:31 UTC
Exposed Population: Few people within 100km
Inserted at: 15 May 2017 15:24 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 2.2 (USA)

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La famille impériale japonaise en cinq pointsFri, 19 May 2017 13:50:00 +0200. Le gouvernement japonais prépare la première abdication d'un empereur en 200 ans, qui verrait le départ du souverain Akihito (83 ans), inquiet de ne plus pouvoir accomplir ses lourdes tâches en raison de son âge. Voici cinq éléments essenti
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La famille impériale japonaise en cinq pointsFri, 19 May 2017 13:50:00 +0200. Le gouvernement japonais prépare la première abdication d'un empereur en 200 ans, qui verrait le départ du souverain Akihito (83 ans), inquiet de ne plus pouvoir accomplir ses lourdes tâches en raison de son âge. Voici cinq éléments essenti
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Five things to know about the Japanese royalsFri, 19 May 2017 13:45:00 +0200. By AFP 48 mins ago in World Japan is setting the stage for its first imperial abdication in two centuries after the government on Friday approved a bill that will eventually allow 83-year-old Emperor Akihito to step down. Here are five thi
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (40), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),