M 5.7 in Japan on 25 Mar 2018 14:37 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.7M
Depth: 50.73 km
Lat/Lon: 32.5997 , 140.6467
Event Date: 25 Mar 2018 14:37 UTC
Exposed Population: About 8000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 25 Mar 2018 16:30 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (JPN)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 39 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Le PNUD et le Japon aident les écoliers du Vietnam à mieux faire face ...
Thu, 29 Mar 2018 11:47:00 +0200.

Ho Chi Minh-Ville (VNA) - Selon le Programme des Nations Unies pour le développement (UNDP), plus de 1.400 élèves de l'école secondaire de Binh Dong, à Ho Chi Minh-Ville, viennent de participer à des exercices d'évacuation d'urgence en cas
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State tsunami map predicts where 60-foot tall wave will hit following ...
Thu, 29 Mar 2018 04:11:00 +0200.

If a 9.0 earthquake were to strike the Washington coast residents would have 15 to 20 minutes to prepare for a 60-foot-tall wave to hit Long Beach, Westport, Ocean Shores and other coastal communities. That's according to a newly published
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Iseng Gunting Rambut Wanita di Stasiun, Pria Jepang Ditangkap
Wed, 28 Mar 2018 23:09:00 +0200.

Nagoya - Polisi Jepang menangkap seorang pria bernama Tomomi Matsunaga (48) asal Aichi yang iseng menggunting rambut seorang wanita di Stasiun Nagoya. Korban sedang menunggu kereta di peron saat insiden ini terjadi. Dikutip dari Japan Today
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Nissan, Sumitomo Corp. y 4R instalan Planta para reciclar baterías de ...
Wed, 28 Mar 2018 23:08:00 +0200.

La primera planta de Japón que se especializará en la reutilización y reciclaje de baterías de ion de litio a partir de vehículos eléctricos se encuentra lista para iniciar operaciones en medio de la creciente demanda de automóviles eléctri
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (40), (2), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),