M 6.4 in United States on 12 Aug 2018 14:58 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.4M
Depth: 9.9 Km
Lat/Lon: 69.6239 , -145.2468
Event Date: 12 Aug 2018 14:58 UTC
Exposed Population: About 300 people within 100km
Inserted at: 12 Aug 2018 16:45 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 2.2 (United States)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 31 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Un terremoto de magnitud 6.6 sacude Alaska sin causar daños
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 04:31:00 +0200.

Un terremoto de magnitud 6,6 se registró la noche de este miércoles en el Pacífico norte, unos 41 kilómetros al sur del volcán Tanaga de la isla de Tanaga, que forma parte del archipiélago de las Aleutianas (Alaska, EE.UU.), informa el Serv
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Small Earthquake Hits Near Talkeetna, Alaska
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 04:23:00 +0200.

A 4.3 magnitude earthquake hit north of Anchorage, Alaska, on Wednesday morning, according to the United States Geological Survey. The earthquake hit at about 8:56 a.m. local time, some 18 miles southeast of Talkeetna. There were no immedia
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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Mapping volcanic ash fall for all weathersThursda ...
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:01:00 +0200.

Source: Earthquake Commission – EQC. Research funded by the Earthquake Commission (EQC) has developed a way of calculating where the ash from a volcano is most likely to fall, and its thickness, in different parts of New Zealand. Research t
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EQC mapping volcanic ash fall for all weathers
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:52:00 +0200.

Research funded by the Earthquake Commission (EQC) has developed a way of calculating where the ash from a volcano is most likely to fall, and its thickness, in different parts of New Zealand. Research team leader Dr. Simon Barker, from Vic
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