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M 5.7 in Japan on 16 May 2021 03:23 UTC

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


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GDACS ID EQ 1268940
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.7M
Depth: 16.85 Km
Lat/Lon: 42.0367 , 144.4743
Event Date: 16 May 2021 03:23 UTC
16 May 2021 13:23 Local
Exposed Population: 150000 people in MMI>=IV
About 3000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 16 May 2021 03:44 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.5 (Japan)