M 4.6 in Guatemala on 06 Dec 2017 18:17 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.6M
Depth: 65.34 Km
Lat/Lon: 14.462 , -91.91
Event Date: 06 Dec 2017 18:17 UTC
Exposed Population: 4500000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 07 Dec 2017 00:50 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 5.5 (GTM)
INFORM Coping capacity of the affected contries: GTM= 5.5; MEX= 4.4
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 22 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

TerremotoThu, 07 Dec 2017 04:06:00 +0100. Con tantas conmociones naturales y humanas que vive la Tierra a diario, el recuerdo de sensaciones límite nos acompaña perennemente. De la galena cubana Soraya Dueñas son estas líneas, evocación del terremoto de 2016 en Ecuador. Hacía más d
Paraenses têm entrada gratuita em festa com Wanderley AndradeWed, 06 Dec 2017 21:18:00 +0100. Quem deseja conhecer a cultura paraense ou quer matar a saudade de casa terá destino certo neste domingo (10). O Banho de Cascata, localizado na rua Jardim da Baronesa, n 498, comunidade Aliança com Deus, bairro Nova Cidade, promove a “Fest
6.0 QUAKE JOLTS AM. SAMOA ON CHRISTMAS DAYWed, 06 Dec 2017 20:47:00 +0100. No damage reported. By Teri Hunkin PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (Samoa News, Dec. 27, 2011) - Did you feel the quake on Christmas Day in American Samoa? According to several residents of the territory, there was a strong jolt on Sunday afterno
Jordan Cove imperils OregonWed, 06 Dec 2017 19:18:00 +0100. As intervenors and potentially affected landowners in the proposed Jordan Cove liquefied natural gas project, we just received official comments from the Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries on the project. DOGAMI is charged

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (36), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),