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Mw 5.9 Earthquake, Orange alert in Philippines on 10 Jul 2017 01:41 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

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

  • Earthquake Magnitude 5.9M, Depth:12.66km
  • on 10 Jul 2017 01:41 UTC
  • 4066843 people within 100km
  • inserted at 10 Jul 2017 02:01:08 UTC

Overview

Philippines - Earthquake

(Created: Mon, 10 Jul 2017 06:04:00 +02:00)

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References

Known identifiers for this event: us100098gc (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 409 | About casualties: 20 | Last hour: 0

Philippines: NDRRMC Update Sitrep No.09 re Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake in Ormoc City, Leyte
Thu, 13 Jul 2017 02:15:00 +0200   reliefWeb (en)

l. SITUATION OVERVIEW. o An earthquake with Magnitude 6.5 occurred in Ormoc City, Leyte. Further details below: (see the attached PDF) o As of 12:00 AM, 11 July 2017, a total of 796 aftershocks (ranging from magnitude 1.5 to 5.8) were recorded by DOST-PHIVOLCS. I. EFFECTS: A.

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Philippines: DOE assures energy aid to quake-hit LGUs
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 08:08:00 +0200   reliefWeb (en)

TAGUIG CITY, July 12 -- Energy Secretary Alfonso G. Cusi on Tuesday said efforts are underway to restore energy facilities in major parts of Region 8 and Bohol by Wednesday following the 6.5 magnitude earthquake. During the regional coordinating council meeting on Monday in Ormoc City, Cusi and....

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Strong Earthquake Shakes Central Philippines
Tue, 11 Jul 2017 07:45:00 +0200   laht (en)

MANILA – A magnitude-5.9 earthquake shook on Monday the central region of the Philippines without any significant casualties or material damage being reported, four days after another earthquake had left two dead and 72 wounded. The quake was located 13.

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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: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (74), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (6),

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