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M 4.5 in China on 10 Aug 2018 17:17 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: 4.5M
  • Depth: 17.93 Km
  • Event Date: 10 Aug 2018 17:17 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 7170000 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 10 Aug 2018 19:25 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 3.6 (CHN)

References

Known identifiers for this event: us1000g6gj (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 55 | About casualties: 21 | Last hour: 0

Magnitude-5 quake hits China, 18 injured

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 13:33:00 +0200asianage (en)

In Zhewan village, one of the worst-hit villages in Sijie, 80 per cent of homes were damaged, according to Gao Guangjin, a Party official with the village. (Photo: AP | Representational) Beijing : Eighteen people were injured after a moderate earthquake measuring 5 on the Richter scale jolted....

China: At least 18 injured, 6000 homes damaged in magnitude-5 earthquake

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:34:00 +0200expressindia (en)

The epicentre of the quake which struck yesterday was at a depth of seven kilometres. (Source: Google Maps) Eighteen people were injured after a moderate earthquake measuring 5 on the Richter scale jolted southwest China’s Yunnan Province, local authorities have said.

Magnitude-5 earthquake hits China, 18 injured

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:19:00 +0200thehindu (en)

Eighteen people were injured after a moderate earthquake measuring 5 on the Richter scale jolted southwest China’s Yunnan Province, local authorities have said. The quake damaged over 6,000 homes and affected more than 48,000 residents in Tonghai and Huaning counties and in the district of....

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (70), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),

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