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M 4.9 in Vanuatu on 11 Jul 2018 15:34 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: 4.9M
  • Depth: 104.41 Km
  • Event Date: 11 Jul 2018 15:34 UTC
  • Exposed Population: About 36000 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 11 Jul 2018 15:56 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 6.1 (VUT)

References

Known identifiers for this event: us2000g28j (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 9 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Strong Quake Shakes Vanuatu in South Pacific

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 05:43:00 +0200laht (en)

BANGKOK – A magnitude-6.4 earthquake shook on Friday southern Vanuatu, situated in the South Pacific, although no casualties have been reported yet. The United States Geological Survey, which records seismic activities around the world, said the hypocenter was located at a depth of 169 kilometers (105 miles).

Terremoto de magnitud 6,4 sacudió el sur de Vanuatu

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 17:01:00 +0200radiomundial (es)

Un terremoto de magnitud 6,4 sacudió el sur de Vanuatu , en el Pacífico meridional, sin que las autoridades hayan informado de daños o víctimas o se haya emitido una alerta por tsunami. El Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS), que registra la actividad sísmica en todo el mundo, situó el....

En el Pacífico meridional Un terremoto de magnitud 6,4 sacude el sur de Vanuatu, en el Pacífico Sur

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 14:20:00 +0200ondacero (es)

Un terremoto de magnitud 6,4 ha sacudido el sur de Vanuatu, en el Pacífico meridional, sin que las autoridades hayan informado de daños o víctimas o se haya emitido una alerta por tsunami. EFE | Madrid | Actualizado el 13/07/2018 a las 12:57 horas. El Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS),....

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