M 4.6 in Peru on 12 Jan 2018 15:03 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: 165.2 km
Lat/Lon: -15.4895 , -71.3943
Event Date: 12 Jan 2018 15:03 UTC
Exposed Population: 390000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 12 Jan 2018 15:24 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.6 (PER)

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Articles: 450 | About casualties: 40 | Last hour: 0

Tusentals evakuerade från vulkanöarSun, 14 Jan 2018 13:53:00 +0100. Tusentals personer har evakuerats från öar nära Papua nya Guinea i västra Stilla havet efter att en vulkan på ön Kadovar vaknat till liv. Den 5 januari fick vulkanen sitt första utbrott och de senaste dagarna har aktiviteten ökat, enligt vu
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Tusentals evakuerade från vulkanöarSun, 14 Jan 2018 13:51:00 +0100. Tusentals personer har evakuerats från öar nära Papua nya Guinea i västra Stilla havet efter att en vulkan på ön Kadovar vaknat till liv. Den 5 januari fick vulkanen sitt första utbrott och de senaste dagarna har aktiviteten ökat, enligt vu
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Cutremur cu magnitudinea 7,3 în PeruSun, 14 Jan 2018 13:51:00 +0100. Un seism cu magnitudinea de 7,3 s-a produs în largul regiunilor de coastă din centrul statului Peru, au anunţat duminică reprezentanţii Serviciului de prospectare geologică al Statelor Unite. Cutremurul de pămînt a avut loc duminică, la ora
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Terremoto de magnitud 7,1 sacude la costa de Perú y deja 16 heridosSun, 14 Jan 2018 13:50:00 +0100. ELINFORMADOR.COM.VE.- Un terremoto de magnitud 7,1 sacudió hoy la costa de Perú, a unos 40 kilómetros al suroeste de la ciudad de Acari, informó en su página web el USGS, el servicio geológico de Estados Unidos. El seísmo, a una profundidad
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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), USGS (2), INFORM (2),