M 5.7 in China on 23 Oct 2018 16:04 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.7M
Depth: 24.02 Km
Lat/Lon: 23.9953 , 122.667
Event Date: 23 Oct 2018 16:04 UTC
Exposed Population: About 4000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 23 Oct 2018 16:56 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 3.6 (China)

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Latest media headlines

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Fri, 26 Oct 2018 13:52:00 +0200.

SHANGHAI, China, Oct. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ctrip, the largest online travel agent in Asia and the second largest in the world participated in the 7 th Global Tourism Economy Forum, with Jane Sun, Chief Executive Officer of Ctrip, de
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Ctrip Attends Global Tourism Economy Forum, World Travel & Tourism Cou ...
Fri, 26 Oct 2018 13:33:00 +0200.

CEO Jane Sun delivers keynote speech at WTTC Asia Leaders Forum addressing the importance of global standards to ensure traveler safety. SHANGHAI, China, Oct. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ctrip, the largest online travel agent in Asia and t
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7.0-magnitude quake hits Ionian Sea: CENC
Fri, 26 Oct 2018 03:13:00 +0200.

BEIJING, Oct. 26 (Xinhua) -- A 7.0-magnitude earthquake jolted the Ionian Sea at 6:54 a.m. Friday, Beijing Time, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center. The epicenter was monitored at about 37.51 degrees north latitude and 20.51
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (40), (2), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),