M 4.5 in Greece on 08 Dec 2018 18:59 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.5M
Depth: 19.52 Km
Lat/Lon: 34.1552 , 26.0538
Event Date: 08 Dec 2018 18:59 UTC
Exposed Population: About 15000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 08 Dec 2018 20:45 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 2.5 (Greece)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 3 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Hurricanes, Floods and Wildfires: 2018’s Extreme Weather in Pictures
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 04:30:00 +0100.

Wild weather dominated the headlines in 2018. As early as January, the east coast of America was bitten by sub-zero weather conditions, breaking the record for the lowest temperatures in some areas. A powerful blizzard deposited a foot of s
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2018’s Extreme Weather in Pictures
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:33:00 +0100.

Wild weather dominated the headlines in 2018. As early as January, the east coast of America was bitten by sub-zero weather conditions, breaking the record for the lowest temperatures in some areas. A powerful blizzard deposited a foot of s
...(more)
First online maps showing earthquake risk include Greece
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 16:45:00 +0100.

The first online maps displaying "global seismic hazard" include Greece, pointing to a heightened risk of temblors in Attica. The maps, which were released last week, are the culmination of years of work coordinated by the Global Earthquake
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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