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Mw 6.3 Earthquake, Green alert in Greece on 12 Jun 2017 12:28 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 6.3M, Depth:10.35km
  • on 12 Jun 2017 12:28 UTC
  • 1501564 people within 100km
  • inserted at 12 Jun 2017 13:29:16 UTC

Overview

Greece - Earthquake

(Created: Tue, 13 Jun 2017 05:29:00 +02:00)

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References

Known identifiers for this event: 597714 (emscid) 35F00443 (noaigid) us20009ly0 (neicid) EQ-2017-000070-GRC (glide)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 1027 | About casualties: 154 | Last hour: 0

Rescue team members carry the body of a victim onto a ambulance, at the village of Vrissa on the Greek island of Lesbos, Greece, after a strong earthquake shook the eastern Aegean
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 05:16:00 +0200   trust (en)

Source: Reuters - Mon, 12 Jun 2017 18:41 PM. Rescue team members carry the body of a victim onto a ambulance, at the village of Vrissa on the Greek island of Lesbos, Greece, after a strong earthquake shook the eastern Aegean, June 12, 2017. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis.

People and organisations:

One dead after strong quake strikes Greece, Turkey
Wed, 14 Jun 2017 09:04:00 +0200   news-yahoo (en)

A t least one person is reported dead after a powerful 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck the western coast of Turkey and the Greek island of Lebos on Monday. Officials say at least ten people were injured. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

People and organisations:

Greece Declare State of Emergency in Lesbos by Earthquake
Tue, 13 Jun 2017 23:53:00 +0200   periodico26 (en)

Athens.- The Greek government today declared a state of emergency on the island of Lesbos, affected by a earthquake of 6.1 degree on the Richter scale that [[killed]] one at least. The quake, which also left a dozen injured and 800 homeless, occurred the day before and caused serious damage to homes in....

People and organisations:

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (74), (2), NEIC (5), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (6),

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