M 5.6 in Vanuatu on 08 Jul 2017 07:27 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: 10 km
Lat/Lon: -22.5779 , 173.112
Event Date: 08 Jul 2017 07:27 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 08 Jul 2017 07:47 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (VUT)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 249 | About casualties: 20 | Last hour: 0

Zweifelhafte AfD-Helfer in der Grauzone Ein dubioser Verein wirbt für ...
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 09:01:00 +0200.

Wie finanziert die AfD ihren Wahlkampf? Zu etwaigen Spendern gibt die Partei keine Auskunft. „Die wenigen Spenden, die wir sammeln, fallen hier nicht sonderlich ins Gewicht“, sagt AfD-Sprecher Christian Lüth dem Handelsblatt. Und auch Verbi
Increase in huntresses seen helping keep wildlife-related crop damage ...
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 08:10:00 +0200.

The number of female hunters in the nation has been growing recently, raising expectations that they will become major players in protecting farms from damage caused by animals. Women who held hunting licenses totaled 3,184 in fiscal 2014,
Magnitude-6.4 Earthquake Strikes off New Zealand Coast
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 07:59:00 +0200.

SYDNEY – A magnitude-6.4 earthquake struck offshore south of New Zealand on Tuesday, with no casualties or damage reported so far. The New Zealand Department of Civil Defense said there was no risk of a tsunami, although the tremor was felt
Yeni Zelanda'da 6.6 Büyüklüğünde Deprem
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 06:15:00 +0200.

Güney Büyük Okyanusu'nda bulunan Yeni Zelanda 'ya ait Auckland Adaları'nda 6.6 büyüklüğünde deprem meydana geldi. İlk bilgilere göre büyüklüğü 6,6 olarak açıklanan depremin büyüklüğünü, Amerikan Jeolojik Araştırma Merkezi 6,8 olarak ölçtü.

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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), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),