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M 4.6 in Turkey on 19 Jun 2017 02:21 UTC
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This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 4.6M
  • Depth: 10 Km
  • Event Date: 19 Jun 2017 02:21 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 7568056 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 19 Jun 2017 02:26 UTC

References

Known identifiers for this event: 2017lwyr (noaigid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 379 | About casualties: 18 | Last hour: 0

5.3 earthquake strikes Aegean Sea, shakes Turkey's west coast
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 10:40:00 +0200   dailysabah (en)

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.3 struck off the coast of western Turkey on Saturday, according to the country's Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD). The quake struck Izmir's Karaburun district at 10:50 p.m. local time (0850GMT), the authority said. The quake followed a previous earthquake of 4.

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Small explosion near NATO facility in Turkey; no injuries
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 09:04:00 +0200   news9 (en)

Residents and officials along a stretch of the Gulf Coast from the Florida panhandle to eastern Texas are keeping an eye on Tropical Storm Cindy. More >> Residents and officials along a stretch of the Gulf Coast from the Florida panhandle to eastern Texas are keeping an eye on Tropical Storm Cindy.

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Small explosion near NATO facility in Turkey; no injuries
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 08:39:00 +0200   newson6 (en)

Residents and officials along a stretch of the Gulf Coast from the Florida panhandle to eastern Texas are keeping an eye on Tropical Storm Cindy. More >> Residents and officials along a stretch of the Gulf Coast from the Florida panhandle to eastern Texas are keeping an eye on Tropical Storm Cindy.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (57), (2), NEIC (5), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),

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