M 6.7 in Philippines on 06 Feb 2012 03:49 UTC

Event summary

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

GDACS ID EQ 114698
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.7M
Depth: 20 Km
Lat/Lon: 9.964 , 123.246
Event Date: 06 Feb 2012 03:49 UTC
Exposed Population: 9340000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 02 Feb 2017 13:09 UTC

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 2.6 1 2.6
usb0007wgq Scaled population Max wave scenario 0m  
  C1 earthquake Max wave realtime 0m  
  C2 earthquake      
  Country Vulnerability      
  INFORM_normalised      
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 165 | About casualties: 49 | Last hour: 0

3 quakes jolt Negros OrientalSat, 11 Feb 2012 11:32:00 +0100.

Three earthquakes were recorded in Negros Oriental on Saturday. The last recorded quake at 1:39 p.m. had a magnitude of 4.5 and was tectonic in origin. Intensity 4 was experienced in Vallehermoso in Negros Oriental, and intensity 3 in Hinig
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Le bilan monte à 39 morts et 66 disparus aux PhilippinesFri, 10 Feb 2012 11:21:00 +0100.

Le séisme survenu lundi dans le centre des Philippines a fait 39 morts et 66 disparus, selon un dernier bilan communiqué vendredi par le gouvernement. Le précédent bilan faisait état de 26 morts et 71 disparus, ...
Séisme Philippines: 39 mortsFri, 10 Feb 2012 10:56:00 +0100.

Le séisme survenu lundi dans le centre des Philippines a fait 39 morts et 66 disparus, selon un dernier bilan communiqué vendredi par le gouvernement. Le précédent bilan faisait état de 26 morts et 71 disparus, la plupart ensevelis dans des
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Panama: Panama Canal expert joins regional fight for risk reductionThu, 09 Feb 2012 22:53:00 +0100.

Source: UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction Country: Panama GENEVA, 9 February 2012 - The dynamic new Vice-President of the National Assembly of Panama, Rony Araúz, is emerging as a leading advocate of disaster risk reduction i
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (108), (4), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (3), USGS (4), INFORM (6), NOAA (2),