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M 4.6 in Japan on 14 Sep 2017 00:27 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: 4.6M
  • Depth: 48.83 Km
  • Event Date: 14 Sep 2017 00:27 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 40190000 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 14 Sep 2017 00:57 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.5 (JPN)

References

Known identifiers for this event: us2000am0x (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 160 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Tokio 15.09.2017 Kim feuert erneut eine Rakete über Japan Nach der Verschärfung der UN-Sanktionen wegen seines jüngsten Atomtests hat Nordkorea erneut eine Rakete über Japan hinweg gefeuert. Die Rakete flog nach Angaben des südkoreanischen Militärs nach dem Start am Freitagmorgen nahe Pjöngjang 3700 Kilometer weit – die bisher größte Flugdistanz beim Test...
Fri, 15 Sep 2017 20:43:00 +0200   szon-de (de)

Kim feuert erneut eine Rakete über Japan Nordkorea droht USA und den Vereinten Nationen – Bundesregierung verurteilt Raketentest Der japanische Regierungschef Shinzo Abe sprach von einem „ungeheuerlichen Akt“. Tokio sz Nach der Verschärfung der UN-Sanktionen wegen seines jüngsten Atomtests hat....

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The Latest: SKorea, Japan discuss North Korea's missile test
Fri, 15 Sep 2017 16:00:00 +0200   siouxcityjournal (en)

FILE - In this Sept. 3, 2017, file photo, Earthquake and Volcano of the Korea Monitoring Division Director Ryoo Yong-gyu speaks to the media about North Korea's artificial earthquake with a map of the Korean peninsular in Seoul, South Korea. North Korea launched an intermediate-range missile that....

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The Latest: SKorea, Japan discuss North Korea's missile test
Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:29:00 +0200   missoulian (en)

FILE - In this Sept. 3, 2017, file photo, Earthquake and Volcano of the Korea Monitoring Division Director Ryoo Yong-gyu speaks to the media about North Korea's artificial earthquake with a map of the Korean peninsular in Seoul, South Korea. North Korea launched an intermediate-range missile that....

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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), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),

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