M 4.9 in West Of Macquarie Island on 19 Mar 2017 20:34 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.9M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -60.1111 , 150.6708
Event Date: 19 Mar 2017 20:34 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 19 Mar 2017 20:51 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 ()

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 488 | About casualties: 24 | Last hour: 0

Severe storms forecast, possible tornadoes to blast southern U.S.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:12:00 +0100.

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:10:00 +0100.

Le Mécanisme Européen de Protection Civile participe au premier exercice de crise "EU Richter Caraïbes 2017" aux Antilles. Cet exercice de solidarité européenne et internationale, cofinancé par l’Union Européenne, a pour objectif de tester
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Florida fire started by book burning destroys at least 10 homes
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:31:00 +0100.

By Christine Sever and Madison Park CNN (CNN) -- At least 10 homes in Nassau County, Florida, were destroyed in a wildfire caused by a man who was burning books Wednesday. There have been no reports of injuries in what's being called the Ga
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Neutrauchburg 23.03.2017 Für Kinder ist es der Himmel auf Erden Immer ...
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:17:00 +0100.

Für Kinder ist es der Himmel auf Erden „Ccara“-Vorsitzende Heike Maurus ist zurück von einer Inspektionsreise aus Indien Heike Maurus aus Neutrauchburg mit einigen Kindern bei ihrem letzten Besuch im neuen Ccara-Kinder-Campus. Neutrauchbu
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (36), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (2), (1), INFORM (1),