M 4.8 in Trinidad and Tobago on 20 Mar 2017 19:01 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.8M
Depth: 38.34 Km
Lat/Lon: 11.1448 , -60.8018
Event Date: 20 Mar 2017 19:01 UTC
Exposed Population: 661509 people within 100km
Inserted at: 21 Mar 2017 00:12 UTC

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 244 | About casualties: 19 | Last hour: 0

Sondage: le PTB dépasse le PS qui devient 3e parti en Wallonie!Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:21:00 +0100. Le dernier baromètre politique La Libre/RTBF place le MR en tête des intentions de vote en Wallonie. Mais surtput: le PS s’écroule et se fait dépasser par le PTB. Le PTB enregistre une progression importante en Wallonie, où il se hisse en d
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Çanakkale'de Deprem Beşik Gibi Sallandı Can Kaybı Varmı YokmuFri, 24 Mar 2017 17:07:00 +0100. Son Dakike gelişmesi Çanakkalede korkutan deprem can kaybı varmı yokmu ayrıntılar geldikçe yüklenecek: Başbakanlık Afet ve Acil Durum Yönetim Başkanlığı AFAD, Çanakkale'nin Ayvacık ilçesinde 4.2 şiddetinde deprem meydana geldiğini açıkladı.
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Diese Bundestags-Initiative richtet sich gegen die AfDFri, 24 Mar 2017 16:03:00 +0100. Im Bundestag formiert sich eine fraktionsübergreifende Initiative gegen einen möglichen Alterspräsidenten aus den Reihen der AfD. Nach bisherigem Verfahren könnte bei einem Einzug der AfD in den Bundestag möglicherweise deren 76-jähriger Vi
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¿Puede un gran tsunami barrer las costas del sur de España?Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:56:00 +0100. ¿Imaginan que un gran tsunami barriera las costas del sur de España? Ni siquiera se nos pasa por la cabeza, pero la posibilidad existe. De hecho ya ocurrió en un lejano pasado en el Golfo de Cádiz. De esto trata ‘La Gran Ola’, un documental
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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), (2), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),