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M 5.8 in Guam on 15 Nov 2017 00:24 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: 5.8M
  • Depth: 128.63 Km
  • Event Date: 15 Nov 2017 00:24 UTC
  • Exposed Population: No people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 15 Nov 2017 00:42 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 ()

References

Known identifiers for this event: pt17319000 (ptwcid) us2000bnmq (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 254 | About casualties: 24 | Last hour: 0

5.8 magnitude earthquake shakes Guam
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 09:25:00 +0100   sinacom-en (en)

Students “Drop, Cover and Hold On,” as they participate in the Great ShakeOut earthquake drill at Pedro C. Lujan Elementary in Barrigada on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. Rick Cruz/PDN. The island was shaken by a magnitude 5.8 earthquake Wednesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The earthquake hit at 10:33 a.

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Un terremoto de magnitud 5,8 se produce cerca de la isla de Guam
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 02:03:00 +0100   rt-es (es)

Un sismo de magnitud 5,8 se ha producido este martes en el océano Pacifico, localizándose a 106 kilómetros de la localidad Merizo, ubicada en Guam, una isla perteneciente a EE.UU. como territorio no incorporado, reporta el Servicio Geológico de EE.UU. (USGS, por sus siglas en inglés).

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (63), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), USGS (6), INFORM (2),

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