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M 5.8 in United States on 24 May 2017 16:36 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

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

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 5.8M
  • Depth: 11.89 Km
  • Event Date: 24 May 2017 16:36 UTC
  • Exposed Population: No people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 24 May 2017 16:51 UTC

References

Known identifiers for this event: at00oqgu41 (ntwc    id) us10008uvv (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 143 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

60,000 Haitians facing deportation The Department of Homeland Security strongly urged 58,000 Haitians who have been living in the United States since the earthquake in 2010 to
Fri, 26 May 2017 19:50:00 +0200   abcactionnews (en)

PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. - The Department of Homeland Security strongly urged 58,000 Haitians who have been living in the United States since the earthquake in 2010 to prepare to be deported back to Haiti. This after the department argued that the situation in the country had substantially improved since 2010.

People and organisations:

60,000 Haitians facing deportation The Department of Homeland Security strongly urged 58,000 Haitians who have been living in the United States since the earthquake in 2010 to
Fri, 26 May 2017 19:36:00 +0200   newschannel5 (en)

PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. - The Department of Homeland Security strongly urged 58,000 Haitians who have been living in the United States since the earthquake in 2010 to prepare to be deported back to Haiti. This after the department argued that the situation in the country had substantially improved since 2010.

People and organisations:

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Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (60), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (6), INFORM (2),

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