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M 7.6 in Honduras on 10 Jan 2018 02:51 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: 7.6M
  • Depth: 10 Km
  • Event Date: 10 Jan 2018 02:51 UTC
  • Exposed Population: No people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 10 Jan 2018 03:11 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 ()

Tsunami

The maximum Tsunami wave height is  0.5m in Punta_Molas_del_Norte, Mexico. This height is estimated for 10-Jan-2018 03:47:00.

References

Known identifiers for this event: at00p2bjxw (ntwc    id) pt18010000 (ptwcid) us1000c2zy (neicid) gfz2018aqre (geofonid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 893 | About casualties: 9 | Last hour: 0

188 Terremoto Honduras, scossa di magnitudo 7.4. Allarme tsunami, poi rientra ROMA – Una violenta scossa di terremoto magnitudo 7.4 (dati Ingv) si è verificata nel Mar dei Caraibi alle 03:51 ora italiana ad una...
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 11:08:00 +0100   blitzquotidiano (it)

ROMA – Una violenta scossa di terremoto magnitudo 7.4 (dati Ingv ) si è verificata nel Mar dei Caraibi alle 03:51 ora italiana ad una profondità di circa 10 km con epicentro a 44 km est da Great Swan Island (Honduras). Subito dopo l’evento sismico è scattata l’allerta tsunami per le coste caraibiche entro i 1.

People and organisations:

Fuerte sismo entre Honduras y Cuba se siente en el occidente
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 06:24:00 +0100   radioreloj (es)

La Habana, Cuba. – Un fuerte terremoto de magnitud 7.6 sacudió está noche las áreas entre Honduras y Cuba y provocó una alerta por tsunami que podría afectar a Puerto Rico y a las islas Vírgenes, según el Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS, por sus siglas en inglés), indicó La información....

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Emiten alerta de tsunami para Cuba, Honduras y México
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 04:25:00 +0100   aguasdigital (es)

Washington.- Un fuerte terremoto de magnitud 7,6 en la escala de Richter sacudió el área del Caribe, entre Honduras y Cuba, y provocó una alerta por tsunami que podría afectar a México, Puerto Rico y otros territorios, según el Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS, por sus siglas en inglés).

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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 (2), JRC (133), (3), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (2), USGS (6), INFORM (4), NOAA (1),

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