Earthquake

Earthquake in Indonesia

English

On 4/6/2010 10:15:02 PM UTC (about 04:43h local time) an earthquake of magnitude 7.8 occurred in the moderately populated region of Aceh in Indonesia. It is likely that a tsunami, at maximum height of 0.7m, was generated. GDACS red alert was issued.

For more information please visit: http://www.gdacs.org/#EQ_84222

Source: GlideNumber, GDACS

Disaster Type: 

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Name: 

Earthquake in Indonesia

GLIDEnumber: 

EQ-2010-000068-IDN

Region: 

Aceh Region/ Indonesia

Occurance Date: 

06/04/2010

Earthquake in Chile

English

On 3/11/2010 2:39:48 PM, an earthquake of magnitude 7.2 and depth 35km occurred in Chile. This earthquake potentially affected 771000 people. Tsunami waves are estimated to be lower than 10cm. More information www.gdacs.org.

Source GLIDEnumber

 

Disaster Type: 

Country/Region: 

Name: 

Earthquake in Chile

GLIDEnumber: 

EQ-2010-000050-CHL

Region: 

Libertador General Bernardo O'Higgins Province

Occurance Date: 

11/03/2010

Earthquake in Turkey

English

M=6.0 earthquake, with its epicentre at Basyurt in Elazig province, killed 17 in eastern Turkey and many seem to be trapped under rubble.

Source: GLIDEnumber

 

Disaster Type: 

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Name: 

Earthquake in Turkey

GLIDEnumber: 

EQ-2010-000045-TUR

Region: 

Eastern Turkey

Occurance Date: 

08/03/2010
activated

latitude: 

40

longitude: 

39

Earthquake in Taiwan

English

A powerful earthquake and more than a dozen aftershocks jolted southern Taiwan on Thursday, injuring 96 people, toppling farm houses and derailing a carriage on a high-speed train. Panicked residents fled shaking buildings and children were rushed out of schools in the 6.4-magnitude quake, which also momentarily cut off electricity to more than half a million homes.

Source GLIDEnumber

Disaster Type: 

Name: 

Earthquake in Taiwan

GLIDEnumber: 

EQ-2010-000043-TWN

Region: 

Taiwan

Occurance Date: 

04/03/2010

Earthquake and Tsunami in Chile

English

GDACS red alert as 8.3-magnitude quake hits Chile.

On 2/27/2010 6:34:17 AM, an earthquake of magnitude 8.3 and depth 59.4km occurred in Chile. This earthquake caused a tsunami with estimated wave heights of over 4m. Within 100km around the epicentre there are 630000 people. More info on www.gdacs.org.

Source: www.glidenumber.net/glide/public/search/details.jsp

 

Disaster Type: 

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Name: 

Earthquake and Tsunami in Chile

GLIDEnumber: 

EQ-2010-000034-CHL, TS-2010-000035-CHL

Region: 

Chile

Occurance Date: 

27/02/2010
activated

latitude: 

-36

longitude: 

-73

Earthquake in Haiti

English

 

On 1/12/2010 9:53:09 PM UTC an earthquake of magnitude 7 and depth 10km has struck an very highly populated area in the Ouest Province (population: 2.2 million) in Haiti. GDACS estimates the likelihood for need of international humanitarian intervention to be high (Red alert).

Disaster Type: 

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Name: 

Earthquake in Haiti

GLIDEnumber: 

EQ-2010-000009-HTI

Region: 

Haiti

Occurance Date: 

12/01/2010
activated

latitude: 

18

longitude: 

-73

Earthquake in Solomon Islands

English

500 houses have been damaged or destroyed. The National

Disaster Type: 

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Name: 

Earthquake

GLIDEnumber: 

EO-2010-000002-SLB

Region: 

Solomon Islands

Occurance Date: 

04/01/2010
activated

latitude: 

-10

longitude: 

160

Earthquake in Tajikistan

English

An 5.3M earthquake in the Pamir mountains of Tajikistan has destroyed hundreds of homes, leaving some 10,000 people without shelter in the dead of winter, officials said (03/01/10).

Source: www.glidenumber.net

Disaster Type: 

Country/Region: 

Name: 

Earthquake

GLIDEnumber: 

EQ-2010-000001-TJK

Region: 

Tajikistan

Occurance Date: 

03/01/2010

Earthquake in Malawi

English

Two days of sizable earth tremors were experienced from the evening of 6 December 2009 in the Karonga district in northern Malawi. The tremors, with a magnitude of 5.8 on the Richter scale, caused over eight earth tremors during the first day, affecting approximately 3,000 households and the patients at the Karonga district hospital. Although verification is incomplete, 1,929 affected cases have already been confirmed. Major damage has been triggered by the collapse of walls, rendering houses completely uninhabitable.

Disaster Type: 

Country/Region: 

Name: 

Earthquake

GLIDEnumber: 

EQ-2009-000257-MWI

Region: 

Malawi

Occurance Date: 

06/12/2009

Earthquake in China

English

An earthquake measuring 5 on the Richter scale shook southwest China's Yunnan Province on Nov. 2. More than 280,000 people were affected, 30,000 homes were damaged and more than 430 heads of livestock killed,according to a statement from the Yunnan Provincial Civil Affairs Department.

Source: http://www.glidenumber.net/glide/public/search/details.jsp?glide=18953.

Disaster Type: 

Country/Region: 

Name: 

Earthquake

GLIDEnumber: 

EQ-2009-000233-CHN

Region: 

Yunnan Province

Occurance Date: 

02/11/2009

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