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M 5 in Turkey on 21 Apr 2017 13:09 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: 5.0M
  • Depth: 6 Km
  • Event Date: 21 Apr 2017 13:09 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 1517240 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 21 Apr 2017 14:06 UTC


Known identifiers for this event: 2017htzj (noaigid) 585595 (emscid) us10008ji3 (neicid)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (67), (2), NEIC (5), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),

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