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Overall Green Earthquake alert in Canada on 08 Jan 2017 23:47 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

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

  • Earthquake Magnitude 5.8M, Depth:18.93km
  • on 08 Jan 2017 23:47 UTC
  • No people within 100km
  • inserted at 09 Jan 2017 00:07:10 UTC

References

Known identifiers for this event: at00ojhjej (ntwc    id) us10007s20 (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 382 | About casualties: 5 | Last hour: 0

LUCKY ESCAPE: Adelaide snowboarder survives avalanche in Canada
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:48:00 +0100   9news (en)

Adelaide snowboarder causes avalanche in Canada, survives because of backpack. A snowboarder from Adelaide has survived an incredible slide down a mountain in Canada with his life saved because of an early birthday present. Tom Oye posted a video of the moment his snowboard caused the snow to crack....

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Government of Canada : New regulations for livestock Premises Identification
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:43:00 +0100   4-traders (en)

January 12, 2017 - Regina, Saskatchewan - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and Saskatchewan Agriculture. Today, the Government of Saskatchewan announced changes to Saskatchewan's Premises Identification (PID) program, a key traceability tool to plan for, control and prevent the spread of animal diseases and to respond to other emergencies.

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Forte scossa di terremoto in Canada: magnitudo 6.2
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 10:16:00 +0100   ilmattino (it)

Una scossa di terremoto di magnitudo 6.2 è stata registrata alle 17:47 ora locale (00:47 in Italia), al largo dell'arcipelago artico canadese delle isole Regina Elisabetta. Prelim M5.8 earthquake Devon Island, Nunavut, Canada Jan-8 23:47 UTC, updates USGS Big Quakes (@USGSBigQuakes) 9 gennaio 2017....

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (74), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (6),

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