M 5.6 in Northern Mariana Islands on 08 Jun 2017 23:23 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.6M
Depth: 8.07 km
Lat/Lon: 18.4969 , 147.0496
Event Date: 08 Jun 2017 23:23 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 08 Jun 2017 23:42 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (MNP)

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Latest media headlines

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Mon, 12 Jun 2017 22:29:00 +0200.

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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), USGS (4), INFORM (2),