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M 5.2 in United States on 19 May 2017 01:21 UTC
GDACS Event Report - 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
  • Event Date: 19 May 2017 01:21 UTC
  • Exposed Population: No people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 19 May 2017 01:39 UTC


Known identifiers for this event: at00oq6eg7 (ntwc    id) us10008tgt (neicid)

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United Republic of Tanzania: The United Nations (UN) Migration Agency for Migration joins the Red Cross Society (RCS) in celebrating “the International RCS Week” in Bukoba, Tanzania, from 8 to 12 May 2017
Mon, 22 May 2017 03:09:00 +0200   reliefWeb (en)

From 8 – 12 May, 2017, the Tanzania Red Cross Society, joined by IOM, are celebrating the “International Red Cross Week” in Bukoba. One of the Red Cross displays showcased during the celebrations included an emergency shelter with samples of NFI kits distributed as part of the ongoing IOM supported....

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (64), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (6), INFORM (2),

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