M 5.6 in Guatemala on 18 Jun 2018 02:32 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.6M
Depth: 99.65 Km
Lat/Lon: 14.178 , -90.6701
Event Date: 18 Jun 2018 02:32 UTC
Exposed Population: 7360000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 18 Jun 2018 02:47 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 5.5 (GTM)
INFORM Coping capacity list: GTM= 5.5; SLV= 4.6

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 46 | About casualties: 13 | Last hour: 0

Tiembla en Japón; reportan 3 muertos
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 04:47:00 +0200.

Tokio. Tres muertos por sismo de magnitud 6.1 en el oeste de Japón. Al menos tres personas murieron el lunes por un fuerte terremoto que derribó muros y desató algunos incendios en la ciudad japonesa de Osaka. Una niña de 9 años y dos hombr
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Guatemala: Guatemala - Fuego Volcano Eruption and Earthquake 5.6 M | E ...
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 22:40:00 +0200.

Guatemala - Fuego Volcano Eruption and Earthquake 5.6 M | Emergency Response Coordination Centre (ERCC) – DG ECHO Daily Map | 18/06/2018. Informing humanitarians worldwide. A service provided by ReliefWeb has been the leading online source
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¿Cuántos son los muertos del Volcán, cuántos?
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 17:48:00 +0200.

| Guatemala.- Ninguna autoridad en Guatemala parece interesada en hacer, con precisión y rigor, un conteo final de las víctimas del Volcán de Fuego. Tal vez les parezca a los gobernantes que la cifra real podría interpretarse como un reflej
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Guatemala earthquake mapped: Where did the earthquake hit? Could there ...
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 16:50:00 +0200.

Following on from the devastating eruption that covered Guatemala in volcanic mud, ash and lava, a magnitude 5.6 earthquake struck on Sunday, June 17 according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS). On June 17 at 10.32pm local time
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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), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),