M 5.5 in Japan on 25 Jul 2018 04:20 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 25.4388 , 130.5177
Event Date: 25 Jul 2018 04:20 UTC
Exposed Population: About 2000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 25 Jul 2018 04:41 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (JPN)

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Latest media headlines

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US military assists with flood recovery effort in western Japan
Sat, 28 Jul 2018 09:22:00 +0200.

People from the U.S. Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni assist with disaster relief in Iwakuni, Yamaguchi Prefecture, on July 13 following floods in the area. (Photo courtesy of U.S. Marine Corps) TOKYO -- American troops stationed in Japan
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Almaty starts fund-raising for Japan
Sat, 28 Jul 2018 07:01:00 +0200.

Almaty-based Kazakhstan-Japanese center a fund-raising campaign for victims of the recent monstrous quake and tsunami in Japan, Tengrinews.kz reports. The raised money will be sent to Japan International Cooperation Agency. Despite of the f
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Fukushima students visit Taiwan to offer thanks for 2011 disaster reco ...
Sat, 28 Jul 2018 04:31:00 +0200.

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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), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),