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M 5.2 in Mexico on 13 Sep 2017 02:01 UTC
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This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 5.2M
  • Depth: 45.38 Km
  • Event Date: 13 Sep 2017 02:01 UTC
  • Exposed Population: About 200 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 13 Sep 2017 02:24 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.4 (MEX)

References

Known identifiers for this event: us2000al86 (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 665 | About casualties: 4 | Last hour: 0

Norma reaches hurricane strength in sea near Mexico
Sat, 16 Sep 2017 19:20:00 +0200   taipeitimes (en)

Tropical Storm Norma late on Friday surged to hurricane strength off Mexico’s Pacific coast, which was pounded just hours earlier by Tropical Storm Max. Norma looked likely to churn toward the Los Cabos resort area, the US National Hurricane Center in Miami said.

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Norma reaches hurricane strength in Pacific near Mexico, says NHC
Sat, 16 Sep 2017 12:11:00 +0200   businessday (en)

Tropical Storm Norma surged to hurricane strength late Friday off Mexico’s Pacific coast which was pounded just hours earlier by Tropical Storm Max. Norma looked likely to churn toward the Los Cabos resort area, according to the US National Hurricane Center in Miami.

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Norma reaches strength in Pacific near Mexico
Sat, 16 Sep 2017 12:06:00 +0200   iafrica (en)

This satellite image obtained from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) shows Hurricane Max (R) and Tropical Storm Norma on September 14, 2017, at 2045UTC. /AFP PHOTO / NOAA/RAMMB / Jose ROMERO Tropical Storm Norma surged to hurricane strength late Friday off Mexico's Pacific....

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (72), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),

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