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M 5.8 in Southern East Pacific Rise on 15 Jun 2017 11:42 UTC
GDACS Event Report - 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: 10 Km
  • Event Date: 15 Jun 2017 11:42 UTC
  • Exposed Population: No people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 15 Jun 2017 17:44 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 ()


Known identifiers for this event: us20009msm (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 641 | About casualties: 61 | Last hour: 0

No charges laid over collapsed Christchurch tattoo parlour 7 minutes ago Southern Ink collapsed in deadly 2011 earthquake.

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 09:02:00 +0200newshub (en)

Christchurch police have decided not to lay any criminal charges over the collapse of a building that took lives in the February 22 earthquake. Southern Ink is one of four buildings being investigated, including the CTV building that claimed 115 lives. The tattoo parlour was yellow-stickered following the 7.

Police decide against charges over Southern Ink and Riccarton Rd earthquake deaths

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 08:54:00 +0200Stuff (en)

Police will not lay charges in connection with one of four sites under investigation over Christchurch earthquake deaths. Ross Bush died when the vehicle he was sitting in was crushed by debris from St Christopher's Book Market on Riccarton Rd in the February 2011 earthquake.

6.9 magnitude earthquake hits Guatemala, shakes southern Mexico

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 13:12:00 +0200timesofoman (en)

Guatemala City: A strong earthquake hit southwestern Guatemala near the border with Mexico in the early hours of Wednesday, cutting power and injuring at least one person after a church collapsed, officials said. The 6.9 magnitude quake damaged buildings in the neighboring southern Mexican state of....

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (74), OCHA (1), USGS (6), (1), INFORM (1),

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