M 6.7 in Turkey on 20 Jul 2017 22:31 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.7M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 36.9585 , 27.415
Event Date: 20 Jul 2017 22:31 UTC
Exposed Population: 875264 people within 100km
Inserted at: 20 Jul 2017 22:57 UTC
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Latest media headlines

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Japan's ruling party suffers another election setbackMon, 24 Jul 2017 23:06:00 +0200. TOKYO • Japan's main opposition Democratic Party (DP), whose three years in power from 2009 to 2012 have been characterised by mismanagement, is still suffering from single-digit approval ratings. Yet it pulled off an electoral upset on Sun
Worst Case Scenario: Hawaii prepares for attackMon, 24 Jul 2017 22:25:00 +0200. (KHNL) The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency is kicking off an educational campaign aimed at helping residents and visitors figure out what to do if the state is the target of a nuclear missile attack from North Korea. Hawaii is the first
مزارع آسيا المستقبلية 25-07-2017 باستخدام كميات أقل من العمالة والمزيد من ر ... Mon, 24 Jul 2017 21:41:00 +0200. باستخدام كميات أقل من العمالة والمزيد من رأس المال والتكنولوجيا، يمكن لمزارع آسيا المستقبلية أن تزرع ما يكفي من الغذاء لإطعام الجميع في المنطقة، وتعتبر الجمعيات التعاونية إحدى الطرق لجعل هذه الرؤية حقيقة واقعة، وعندئذ فقط سوف يكون نقص الغذا
Radosław Sikorski: To tsunami bzdur wywołuje odruch także w obozie PiSMon, 24 Jul 2017 21:38:00 +0200. Radosław Sikorski uważa, że proces uchwalania ustaw o sądach spowodowała, ze prezes Kaczyński się odsłonił, a część polityków z jego obozu zobaczyła, że chodzi mu tylko o chęć zemsty. Decyzja prezydenta na pewno nie była dla niego łatwa. W

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (75), (3), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (2), USGS (4), INFORM (4), NOAA (1),