M 5.6 in Argentina on 20 Jul 2018 10:24 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: 587.8 km
Lat/Lon: -28.0684 , -63.2543
Event Date: 20 Jul 2018 10:24 UTC
Exposed Population: 210000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 20 Jul 2018 10:46 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 3.7 (ARG)

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Latest media headlines

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (36), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),