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M 4.8 in United States on 12 Oct 2017 08:23 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

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: 33.09 Km
  • Event Date: 12 Oct 2017 08:23 UTC
  • Exposed Population: No people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 12 Oct 2017 08:47 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 2.2 (USA)

References

Known identifiers for this event: us1000aqn4 (neicid)

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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month in the United States, the Americas, and Across the Globe
Thu, 12 Oct 2017 21:58:00 +0200   dipnote (en)

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month in the United States, the Americas, and Across the Globe. By on October 12, 2017. Francisco Palmieri As a Colombian American, I am particularly pleased to celebrate the extensive achievements of the more than 50 million Hispanic Americans in the United States during Hispanic Heritage Month.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (61), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),

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