M 5 Off-shore on 24 Sep 2016 07:50 UTC

Event summary

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

GDACS ID EQ 1094585
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.0M
Depth: 16.52 Km
Lat/Lon: -54.8456 , -30.6314
Event Date: 24 Sep 2016 07:50 UTC
24 Sep 2016 05:50 Local
Exposed Population:
No people within 100km
Inserted at: 24 Sep 2016 08:06 UTC


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Latest media headlines

Articles: 707 | About casualties: 31 | Last hour: 0

Paz para ColombiaWed, 28 Sep 2016 07:33:00 +0200.

El lunes 26 se firmó la paz en Colombia, que la ciudadanía de ese país debe aprobar en un referendo. Es un acontecimiento que hay que celebrar desde lo más hondo de la solidaridad, el respeto y la admiración al pueblo colombiano. Un conflic
East Africa: Burundi Donates Food to Earthquake Survivors in TanzaniaWed, 28 Sep 2016 07:21:00 +0200.

Bukoba Burundi has donated 183 tonnes of food to victims of the September 10 earthquake in Kagera Region. The aid was handed over to Kagera Regional Commissioner Salum Kijuu by the Burundi minister for East African Community, Ms Leontine Nz
EQC boss Ian Simpson resigns 4 hours agoWed, 28 Sep 2016 06:12:00 +0200.

UPDATED 4.16PM The CEO of the Earthquake Commission is leaving at the end of the year. Ian Simpson has announced he'll be taking up a new role as CEO for GNS Science, who run GeoNet for quake records. He's been at head of the Earthquake Com
السعودية الأولي عالميًا في تقديم المساعدات الإنسانيةWed, 28 Sep 2016 05:51:00 +0200.

المال- خاص تـُعد المملكة العربية السعودية من الدول الرائدة في مجال الأعمال الإنسانية، وفي تقديم يد العون ومساعدة المحتاجين في معظم دول العالم, إذ أرسى مؤسسها الملك "عبد العزيز بن عبدالرحمن آل سعود " قواعد العمل الإنساني في المملكة. وانطلاقا

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (37), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (2), (1), INFORM (1),