M 4.8 in Turkey from 19 Sep 2012 09:17 UTC to 09:17

Event summary

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

GDACS ID EQ 119714
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.8M
Depth: 7 Km
Lat/Lon: 37.33 , 37.18
Event Date: 19 Sep 2012 09:17 UTC
19 Sep 2012 12:17 Local
Exposed Population:
3560000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 19 Sep 2012 09:27 UTC

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake GDACS score
EMSC 0.5 1
Scaled population (vector)  
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  C2 earthquake  
  Country Vulnerability  
  INFORM_normalised  
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 120 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Dr. Naseer Homoud Conferred CEO Middle East Award 2012Sun, 23 Sep 2012 08:26:00 +0200.

DOHA, Qatar and DUBAI, UAE, September 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing his philanthropic contribution and good corporate practices of his business empire, Dr. Naseer Homoud has been conferred CEO Middle East Award 2012 for ...
Desde Manta se lanzó campaña nacionalSun, 23 Sep 2012 07:54:00 +0200.

Hasta el 20 de octubre se desarrollarán diversas actividades que ayudarán a estar precavidos ante un tsunami.
El mejor amigo del hombre detecta el dolorSun, 23 Sep 2012 07:29:00 +0200.

Un estudio con perros domésticos realizado en la Universidad Goldsmiths de Londres deduce que tienen empatía
Dr. Naseer Homoud Conferred CEO Middle East Award 2012Sun, 23 Sep 2012 07:24:00 +0200.

DOHA, Qatar and DUBAI, UAE, September 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing his philanthropic contribution and good corporate practices of his business empire, Dr. Naseer Homoud has been conferred ...

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

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),