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M 5.1 in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands on 16 Apr 2018 03:30 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: 5.1M
  • Depth: 40.56 Km
  • Event Date: 16 Apr 2018 03:30 UTC
  • Exposed Population: No people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 16 Apr 2018 03:51 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 ()

References

Known identifiers for this event: us2000e0t1 (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 31 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Earthquake hits southwestern Ontario

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 03:24:00 +0200simcoe (en)

AMHERSTBURG, Ont. — There are no reports of injuries or damage after a minor earthquake struck southwestern Ontario Thursday night. The United States Geological Survey says the magnitude-3.6 quake struck near Amherstburg, Ont., south of Windsor, at a depth of about five kilometres.

No damage or injuries reported after minor earthquake strikes southwestern Ont.

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 03:24:00 +0200timescolonist (en)

AMHERSTBURG, Ont. — There are no reports of injuries or damage after a minor earthquake struck southwestern Ontario Thursday night. The United States Geological Survey says the magnitude-3.6 quake struck near Amherstburg, Ont., south of Windsor, at a depth of about five kilometres.

Earthquake shakes SA's Barossa Valley A minor earthquake has shaken parts of the Barossa Valley in South Australia, but there are no reports of any damage.

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 01:16:00 +0200yahoo-au (en)

A small earthquake has shaken parts of South Australia's Barossa Valley. Geoscience Australia says the 2.5 magnitude quake struck at 5am on Thursday with its epicentre north of Nuriootpa. There are no reports of any damage.

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Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (68), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),

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