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M 5.7 in North Atlantic Ocean on 03 Oct 2017 20:39 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

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

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 5.7M
  • Depth: 10 Km
  • Event Date: 03 Oct 2017 20:39 UTC
  • Exposed Population: No people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 04 Oct 2017 17:01 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 ()

References

Known identifiers for this event: us2000b0nr (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 298 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

Strong quake shakes northeastern Japan, no danger of tsunami
Fri, 06 Oct 2017 19:47:00 +0200   siouxcityjournal (en)

Sioux City, IA (51101) Today. Thunderstorms. High 59F. Winds NNE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Locally heavy rainfall possible.. Tonight. Thunderstorms this evening will give way to steady rain overnight. Low near 50F. Winds NNW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 90%. Locally heavy rainfall possible.

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Strong quake shakes northeastern Japan, no danger of tsunami
Fri, 06 Oct 2017 19:38:00 +0200   WashingtonPost (en)

TOKYO — A strong earthquake late Friday shook northeastern Japan off the coast of Fukushima, the region hit by a massive quake and tsunami in 2011 that triggered a nuclear plant meltdown, but there were no reports of damage or injuries. The Japan Meteorological Agency said there was no danger of a tsunami.

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Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 hits North Andaman Sea
Fri, 06 Oct 2017 19:29:00 +0200   business-standard (en)

An earthquake of magnitude 4.9 hit the Andaman Sea on Friday. The tremor occurred at 7:30 p.m. in the North Andaman Sea. No loss of life, injury or damage to property has been reported so far. Further details are awaited. (This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.

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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: EMM (1), JRC (64), NEIC (5), OCHA (1), USGS (6), (1), INFORM (1),

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