M 6.4 in China on 17 Nov 2017 22:34 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 1126722
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.4M
Depth: 8 Km
Lat/Lon: 29.8236 , 95.0071
Event Date: 17 Nov 2017 22:34 UTC
18 Nov 2017 06:34 Local
Exposed Population: Less than 100 people in MMI VII
100000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 18 Nov 2017 21:49 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
4.6 (India)
INFORM Coping capacity list: India= 4.6; China= 3.6


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us2000bqsn Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 shakemap 0  
  C2 shakemap 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0  
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 738 | About casualties: 29 | Last hour: 0

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SAMOA ON SLOW ROAD TO RECOVERYTue, 21 Nov 2017 21:30:00 +0100.

Some complain, others glad for fresh start. By Sean Dorney APIA, Samoa (Radio Australia, Mar. 4, 2010) – Many in Samoa are determined to make a fresh start. Simple structures are appearing all over Samoa's tsunami-devastated islands, with m
Seis años después de la catástrofe, los expertos encuentran uranio en ... Tue, 21 Nov 2017 19:48:00 +0100.

El 11 de marzo de 2011, el tsunami causado después de un terremoto provocó un desastre nuclear en la Central Nuclear de Fukushima, Japón . Ahora, por primera vez, un equipo ha logrado captar imágenes de combustible de uranio derretido que e
Vídeo: Descoberto urânio que provocou explosão nuclear de Fukushima em ... Tue, 21 Nov 2017 19:38:00 +0100.

. Foi encontrado o urânio que deu origem à explosão nuclear na central de Fukushima, na sequência do sismo e tsunami de março de 2011. Um robô conseguiu encontrar o combustível dentro da unidade do reator número três. Foram precisos seis a

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (48), (3), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),