M 5.1 in Solomon Islands from 20 Mar 2017 04:24 UTC to 04:24

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.2M
Depth: 64.42 km
Lat/Lon: -8.1089 , 161.0101
Event Date: 20 Mar 2017 04:24 UTC
Exposed Population: About 94000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 20 Mar 2017 04:45 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 6.6 (SLB)

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Latest media headlines

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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 03:21:00 +0100.

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Seism cu magnitudinea de 5, 6 grade resimţit în ToKyo
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 03:01:00 +0100.

Un seism cu magnitudinea 5,6 s-a produs marţi dimineaţă, la ora locală 12.28 (03.28 GMT), în prefectura Ibaraki din Japonia, fiind resimţit puternic şi în capitala ţării, Tokyo, a anunţat Agenţia meteorologică niponă, preluată de agenţiile
Local 14 mins ago 8:11 p.m. Winds remain a concern overnight for firef ...
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 02:26:00 +0100.

Evacuation orders have been lifted in Bryceville, Florida for residents who were affected by the 693-acre wildfire known as Garfield Road Fire. As of 4:15 p.m., the Florida Forest Service (FFS) said the fire is 65 percent contained and isn'
Daylight saving end triggers tsumani alert test
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 23:57:00 +0100.

Aucklanders are advised there will be "no cause for alarm" at noon on Sunday 2 April, as the city’s tsunami sirens are given their twice-yearly test. The test coincides with the end of daylight saving. The test sequence will be three sets o

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