M 4.6 in Oman on 23 May 2017 19:01 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: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 14.7992 , 54.9712
Event Date: 23 May 2017 19:01 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 23 May 2017 19:30 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (OMN)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 123 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

Tick tack, tick tack: Nur noch ein paar Tage bis zum Ende der Welt
Sat, 27 May 2017 18:28:00 +0200.

Viel hilft viel wird sich der Macher des YouTube-Videos „End of the World – Something big will happen on earth may 31 2017“ wohl gedacht haben, bevor er es auf dem Kanal „Endtimes Signs-News & Conspiracy“ veröffentlicht hat. Untermalt mit d
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الحلم الذي تحطم
Sat, 27 May 2017 18:19:00 +0200.

ابتداء مبارك عليكم الشهر وتقبل الله منا ومنكم صالح الأعمال. فوجئت الشعوب الخليجية في الأسبوع الماضي بالواقع المأساوي الذي تعيشه العلاقات، التي يفترض أن تكون أخوية بين دول مجلس التعاون الخليجي، وذلك بعد الزوبعة الإعلامية التي حدثت بين بعض هذ
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Mission possible sur le volcan
Sat, 27 May 2017 17:03:00 +0200.

Avec le mauvais temps et l'éruption éclair, pouvez-vous faire un point de la mission « SlideVOLC » ? La mission de mesures de tomographie électrique, qui nous permet d'avoir une imagerie de la résistivité du sous-sol, de polarisation sponta
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Une catastrophe nucléaire pire que celle de Fukushima pourrait frapper ...
Sat, 27 May 2017 16:32:00 +0200.

Selon l'Université de Princeton, Washington a sous-estimé le danger auquel le pays ferait face en cas d'incendie dans une centrale nucléaire. Les chercheurs précisent qu'une telle catastrophe serait plus dévastatrice que celle de Fukushima.
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

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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),