M 4.8 in Mexico from 20 Mar 2017 22:41 UTC to 22:41

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: 35 km
Lat/Lon: 15.1277 , -94.0393
Event Date: 20 Mar 2017 22:41 UTC
Exposed Population: About 10000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 20 Mar 2017 23:24 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.4 (MEX)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 267 | About casualties: 19 | Last hour: 0

Se reporta temblor al noreste de Puerto RicoFri, 24 Mar 2017 21:48:00 +0100. . La entidad informó que no hay aviso, advertencia o vigilancia de tsunami para Puerto Rico e Islas Vírgenes 24 de marzo del 2017 La Red Sísmica de Puerto Rico un reportó temblor magnitud de 4.00 al noreste de la Isla, específicamente cerc
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El puente Trujillo: la memoria de la ciudad no se desplomaFri, 24 Mar 2017 20:41:00 +0100. Juan de Mendoza y Luna, marqués de Montesclaros, había llegado a Nueva España como el undécimo virrey. Poco más de un año después, una inundación asoló la actual Ciudad de México. En agosto de 1604, fue tal la devastación que tuvo que mudar
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9407 hende 32 instancia mas prensa a participa na Caribe Wave 17Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:28:00 +0100. Gradiciendo prensa pa nan aporte y participacion na e Caribe Wave 17, cual e aña aki tambe mester a wordo evalua basa ariba e scenario presenta door di UNESCO. Obhetivo y Meta Caribe Wave 17 ta un wordo entrena ultimo añanan den e luna di M
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Hawke's Bay communities urged to join tsumani drillFri, 24 Mar 2017 19:46:00 +0100. Hawke's Bay Civil Defence authorities are urging people in coastal communities to join in Sunday's "tsunami hikoi". The community event is a chance for people in Te Awanga, Haumoana and Clifton to practise their tsunami evacuation routes. V
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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 (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),