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M 6 in Japan on 09 Nov 2017 07:42 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

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

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 6.0M
  • Depth: 20.34 Km
  • Event Date: 09 Nov 2017 07:42 UTC
  • Exposed Population: No people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 09 Nov 2017 08:01 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 ()

Tsunami

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References

Known identifiers for this event: us2000bkrv (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 206 | About casualties: 11 | Last hour: 0

Strong earthquakes hit Costa Rica, Japan
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 05:34:00 +0100   gulfnews (en)

San Jose, Costa Rica: A 6.5 magnitude quake struck the Pacific coast of Costa Rica near the capital, San Jose, on Sunday night, while another tremor measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale hit off the coast of Japan late on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said. There was no Pacific-wide tsunami threat, the US National Weather Service said.

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5.8 magnitude earthquake strikes off Japan's east coast
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 02:12:00 +0100   israelnationalnews (en)

. A 5.8 magnitude earthquake stuck off the east coast of Japan on Sunday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). There are no reports of injuries or damages.

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6.0 mag earthquake in Japan region
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 01:10:00 +0100   fijitimes (en)

Update: 1:08PM A 6.0 MAGNITUDE earthquake hit off Kamaishi, Japan after 11am (Fiji time) this morning. The Seismology Unit of Fiji's Mineral Resources Department reported that the strong earthquake occurred at a 10km depth. The seismic activity was registered 219km Kamaishi, Japan; 489km from Tokyo; and 7209km Northwest from Suva, Fiji.

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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 (2), JRC (133), (3), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (2), USGS (6), INFORM (4), NOAA (1),

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