M 4.6 in Bonin Islands, Japan Region on 12 Jan 2018 12:56 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.6M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 27.7786 , 142.9818
Event Date: 12 Jan 2018 12:56 UTC
Exposed Population: Few people within 100km
Inserted at: 12 Jan 2018 13:31 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 419 | About casualties: 38 | Last hour: 0

Tusentals evakuerade från vulkanöar
Sun, 14 Jan 2018 13:53:00 +0100.

Tusentals personer har evakuerats från öar nära Papua nya Guinea i västra Stilla havet efter att en vulkan på ön Kadovar vaknat till liv. Den 5 januari fick vulkanen sitt första utbrott och de senaste dagarna har aktiviteten ökat, enligt vu
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Tusentals evakuerade från vulkanöar
Sun, 14 Jan 2018 13:51:00 +0100.

Tusentals personer har evakuerats från öar nära Papua nya Guinea i västra Stilla havet efter att en vulkan på ön Kadovar vaknat till liv. Den 5 januari fick vulkanen sitt första utbrott och de senaste dagarna har aktiviteten ökat, enligt vu
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Cutremur cu magnitudinea 7,3 în Peru
Sun, 14 Jan 2018 13:51:00 +0100.

Un seism cu magnitudinea de 7,3 s-a produs în largul regiunilor de coastă din centrul statului Peru, au anunţat duminică reprezentanţii Serviciului de prospectare geologică al Statelor Unite. Cutremurul de pămînt a avut loc duminică, la ora
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زلزال بقوة 7.3 درجات يضرب بيرو
Sun, 14 Jan 2018 13:50:00 +0100.

قالت هيئة المسح الجيولوجي الأمريكية، إن زلزالاً بلغت قوته 7.3 درجة ضرب المنطقة على بعد نحو 124 كيلومتراً جنوب غربي بوكيو في بيرو، الأحد. وتسبب الزلزال بأضرار مادية طفيفة لكن لم ترد تقارير حتى الآن عن سقوط ضحايا في البلد الواقع في أمريكا ال
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (36), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (2), (1), INFORM (1),