M 6.3 in China on 08 Aug 2017 23:27 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.3M
Depth: 25.87 km
Lat/Lon: 44.323 , 82.837
Event Date: 08 Aug 2017 23:27 UTC
Exposed Population: 430000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 08 Aug 2017 23:47 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 3.7 (KAZ)
INFORM Coping capacity list: KAZ= 3.7; CHN= 3.6

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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),