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M 4.5 in Mexico on 11 Oct 2017 02:45 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: 4.5M
  • Depth: 61.21 Km
  • Event Date: 11 Oct 2017 02:45 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 1290000 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 11 Oct 2017 03:07 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.4 (MEX)

References

Known identifiers for this event: us1000aq1t (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 274 | About casualties: 7 | Last hour: 0

Mexico: Earth Tremor Shakes Oaxaca Again
Fri, 13 Oct 2017 18:27:00 +0200   plenglish (en)

Mexico: Earth Tremor Shakes Oaxaca Again Mexico: Earth Tremor Shakes Oaxaca Again. Mexico, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) The National Seismological Service reported that a magnitude 4.8 earthquake was reported the morning and its epicenter was 82 kilometers southeast of Salina Cruz, in Oaxaca.

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MEXICO EARTHQUAKE - Bamboo structures provide temporary shelter for Mexican earthquake victims
Fri, 13 Oct 2017 18:02:00 +0200   efe (en)

Simple bamboo structures are being used to provide temporary shelter for thousands of Mexican families left homeless by the devastating Sept. 19 earthquake, including people in this small central highland town where as of Friday more than 300 families were still camping out in the patios of their residences.

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10:46 Mexico: Earth Tremor Shakes Oaxaca Again
Fri, 13 Oct 2017 16:56:00 +0200   plenglish (en)

Mexico: Earth Tremor Shakes Oaxaca Again Mexico: Earth Tremor Shakes Oaxaca Again Mexico: Earth Tremor Shakes Oaxaca Again. 13 de octubre de 2017, 10:46 Mexico, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) The National Seismological Service reported that a magnitude 4.8 earthquake was reported the morning and its....

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (57), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),

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