M 6.5 in China on 08 Aug 2017 13:19 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.5M
Depth: 10 km
Lat/Lon: 33.2171 , 103.8432
Event Date: 08 Aug 2017 13:19 UTC
Exposed Population: 510000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 08 Aug 2017 13:40 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 3.6 (CHN)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 1867 | About casualties: 387 | Last hour: 0

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Sat, 12 Aug 2017 13:14:00 +0200.

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Flooding concerns return to northeastern India
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 12:51:00 +0200.

Once again, parts of northeastern India, along with Nepal, Bhutan, and Bangladesh, are facing more flooding as monsoon rain threatens to cause the rivers in the region to overflow. The intensity of the rainfall in recent days has been remar
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Kim Jong Un 'crazy as typhoons' but not as scary, say Guam residents
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 12:49:00 +0200.

Guam residents say that if given the choice they would rather face the wrath of "crazy" Kim Jong Un than the power of a typhoon, as they count down towards a threatened North Korean missile attack. As Pyongyang's deadline drew closer, the a
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un 'crazy as typhoons' but not as scary: ...
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 12:45:00 +0200.

HAGATNA (UNITED STATES): Guam residents say that if given the choice they would rather face the wrath of "crazy" Kim Jong Un than the power of a typhoon, as they count down towards a threatened North Korean missile attack. As Pyongyang's de
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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), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),