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M 5.3 in United States on 11 Jul 2018 15:45 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: 5.3M
  • Depth: 0.08 Km
  • Event Date: 11 Jul 2018 15:45 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 180000 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 11 Jul 2018 17:08 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 2.2 (USA)


Known identifiers for this event: hv70398031 (hvoid)

Latest media headlines

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MIL-OSI United Nations: July sees extreme precipitation and heat

Tue, 10 Jul 2018 17:32:00 +0200foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Source: World Meteorological Organization. High impact weather, including extreme heat and disastrous precipitation, has marked the early part of summer in the northern hemisphere. Japan has suffered the worst flooding and landslide in decades, with many daily rainfall records broken.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (68), (2), NEIC (5), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),

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