M 6.1 in El Salvador on 28 Oct 2018 22:23 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.1M
Depth: 24.69 Km
Lat/Lon: 12.9489 , -90.3848
Event Date: 28 Oct 2018 22:23 UTC
Exposed Population: 120000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 28 Oct 2018 22:42 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 5.5 (Guatemala)
INFORM Coping capacity list: Guatemala= 5.5; El Salvador= 4.6

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 296 | About casualties: 5 | Last hour: 0

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Thu, 01 Nov 2018 21:54:00 +0100.

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Venezuela gestiona adhesión a la Asean como socio de diálogo
Thu, 01 Nov 2018 17:20:00 +0100.

Un minuto de silencio en homenaje a las víctimas del accidente aéreo acaecido el lunes en la localidad marítima de la ciudad indonesia de Karawang, y del terremoto y tsunami que golpeó recientemente a la República de Indonesia, marcó el ini
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Number of Earthquake and Tsunami Victims Updated in Indonesia
Thu, 01 Nov 2018 17:09:00 +0100.

Jakarta, Nov 1 (Prensa Latina) Some 2,087 people died and 4,438 were injured as a result of the earthquake and subsequent tsunami that struck the Indonesian island of Celebes on October 28, an official source confirmed on Thursday. Accordi
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Turismo negro: el morbo de visitar lugares marcados por la tragedia
Thu, 01 Nov 2018 16:52:00 +0100.

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