M 6.8 in Guatemala on 22 Jun 2017 12:31 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.8M
Depth: 46.82 km
Lat/Lon: 13.7527 , -90.9488
Event Date: 22 Jun 2017 12:31 UTC
Exposed Population: 2630000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 22 Jun 2017 12:52 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 5.5 (GTM)
INFORM Coping capacity list: GTM= 5.5; SLV= 4.6

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Latest media headlines

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Mon, 26 Jun 2017 08:45:00 +0200.

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Mon, 26 Jun 2017 07:35:00 +0200.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (109), (4), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (3), WMO (3), USGS (4), INFORM (6), NOAA (2),