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M 4.5 in Greece on 19 Jun 2017 04:55 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: 4.5M
  • Depth: 10 Km
  • Event Date: 19 Jun 2017 04:55 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 714301 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 19 Jun 2017 05:41 UTC


Known identifiers for this event: 35F00834 (noaigid) us20009niz (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 378 | About casualties: 16 | Last hour: 0

Caritas Greece: two years helping refugees in Lesbos
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 10:24:00 +0200   caritas (en)

The Greek island of Lesbos, the second biggest of the country and just separated from Turkey’s coastline by 10 kms of the Aegean Sea, is no stranger to the arrival of asylum seekers and migrants. More than half a million people in need of help have arrived to the Greek coast since the beginning of the crisis.

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Strong aftershock off the coast of Lesvos, Greece
Sun, 18 Jun 2017 05:13:00 +0200   earthquake-report (en)

Update 20:51 UTC : New minor aftershocks are shaking the area although no comparable with the M5.2 a little earlier. Update 20:50 UTC : Image from the damage in Vrisa from earlier this week. Update 20:43 UTC While writing this update we have no knowledge of any damage.

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5.2 magnitude earthquake south of Greece's Lesbos island
Sun, 18 Jun 2017 04:55:00 +0200   ksl (en)

By The Associated Press | Posted Jun 17th, 2017 @ 2:35pm. ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A 5.2 magnitude earthquake has struck south of the Greek island of Lesbos, close to the Turkish coast. No damages or casualties have been immediately reported. The Institute of Geodynamics in Athens says the temblor occurred at 10:50 p.

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