M 7.1 in Peru on 14 Jan 2018 09:18 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 7.1M
Depth: 36.25 Km
Lat/Lon: -15.7758 , -74.7441
Event Date: 14 Jan 2018 09:18 UTC
Exposed Population: About 41000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 14 Jan 2018 10:16 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.6 (PER)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 407 | About casualties: 71 | Last hour: 0

Vulcani, evacuazioni in Papua N.GuineaThu, 18 Jan 2018 09:03:00 +0100. Vulcani, evacuazioni in corso- Migliaia di persone sono state evacuate dalle isole circostanti di Kadovar in Papa Guinea. Si teme sia imminente una importante eruzione. Voli cancellati: vulcani attivi. Dal 5 gennaio è in corso un’eruzione d
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Terremoto di magnitudo 3.1 nel maceratese, epicentro a Muccia -Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:27:00 +0100. di magnitudo 3.1 : Trema sempre il Centro Italia. Una Scossa di terremoto di magnitudo 3.1 è stata registrata poco dopo le 5 di giovedì mattina in provincia di Macerata. Non vengono segnalati danni a cose o a persone. In base a quanto regis
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Allarme eruzione in Papua Nuova Guinea, migliaia di evacuati: “Il magma sta ... Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:27:00 +0100. (Di giovedì 18 gennaio 2018) L’isola vulcanica di Kadovar, in Papua Nuova Guinea , si mostra attiva la settimane e si teme sia imminente un’ eruzione importante: migliaia le persone evacuate dalle isole vicine. Steve Saunders, vulcanologo d
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Funding approved to re-establish BVI's early warning systemThu, 18 Jan 2018 08:26:00 +0100. “It is critical that these instruments be available as we enter into what might be another active hurricane season and to ensure that we have the ability to quickly alert the public in times of sudden onset events,” Jaspert said in a prepar
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (109), (4), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (3), WMO (3), USGS (4), INFORM (6), NOAA (2),