M 5.8 in Japan on 12 Nov 2017 22:24 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.8M
Depth: 9.49 km
Lat/Lon: 38.0555 , 144.8897
Event Date: 12 Nov 2017 22:24 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 12 Nov 2017 22:39 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (JPN)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 491 | About casualties: 55 | Last hour: 0

Ilmakuvat paljastavat Kreikan tulvatuhot – ”Se oli kuin tsunami”
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 22:10:00 +0100.

Viranomaisten mukaan ainakin viisi ihmistä oli torstaina edelleen kateissa Ateenan lähistöllä. Keskiviikkona alkaneissa tulvissa kuoli ainakin 15 ihmistä, minkä vuoksi maahan oli julistettu kolmipäiväinen suruaika. Kuolleista useat olivat m
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Greece in mourning as several still missing after deadly flood
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 21:59:00 +0100.

Greece was in mourning Thursday as rescue crews tried to locate several people missing in a flood that killed 16 people near the capital, with more thunderstorms forecast until the weekend. Authorities said at least four people were still u
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Greeks in disbelief over flood deaths
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 21:47:00 +0100.

Greece was in mourning yesterday as rescue crews tried to locate several people missing in a flood that killed 16 people near the capital, with more thunderstorms forecast until the weekend. Authorities said that at least four people were s
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Greece in mourning as several still missing after deadly flood
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 20:04:00 +0100.

Authorities said at least four people were still unaccounted for in Mandra, one of three towns about 50 kilometres (30 miles) west of Athens hit by a freak flood early Wednesday. The latest victim, a 50-year-old man, was found in a mud-fill
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (40), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),