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Mw 4.8 Earthquake, Green alert in Trinidad and Tobago on 20 Mar 2017 19:01 UTC
GDACS Event Report - 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:38.34km
  • on 20 Mar 2017 19:01 UTC
  • 661509 people within 100km
  • inserted at 21 Mar 2017 00:12:24 UTC


Known identifiers for this event: us20008tct (neicid)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (71), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), NEIC (4), WMO (1), USGS (2),

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