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Mw 4.9 Earthquake, Green alert in Samoa on 19 Jun 2017 07:13 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

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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 4.9M, Depth:10km
  • on 19 Jun 2017 07:13 UTC
  • About 1057 people within 100km
  • inserted at 19 Jun 2017 07:48:08 UTC

References

Known identifiers for this event: us20009njc (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 380 | About casualties: 16 | Last hour: 0

Savaia Lefaga - Samoa’s first tsunami ready community.
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 05:05:00 +0200   unesco (en)

Savaia village, on the southern coast of Upolu, is recognized by the UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) as Samoa’s first Tsunami Ready community. The Chief Executive Officer of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MNRE) and Chair of the Disaster Advisory....

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Samoa: Savaia Lefaga - Samoa’s first tsunami ready community
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:35:00 +0200   reliefWeb (en)

Savaia village, on the southern coast of Upolu, is recognized by the UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) as Samoa’s first Tsunami Ready community. The Chief Executive Officer of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MNRE) and Chair of the Disaster Advisory Committee,....

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Samoa's First 'Tsunami Ready Community' Recognized By UNESCO
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 05:58:00 +0200   pidp (en)

Savaia on southern coast of Upolu was part of pilot readiness project. APIA, Samoa (Talamua, June 19, 2017) – Savaia village, on the southern coast of Upolu, will be recognized by the UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) as Samoa’s first Tsunami Ready community at a ceremony on....

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