M 5.6 in Russian Federation on 15 Mar 2017 22:19 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.6M
Depth: 22.68 Km
Lat/Lon: 51.2211 , 179.0567
Event Date: 15 Mar 2017 22:19 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us20008sd8
Inserted at: 16 Mar 2017 16:15 UTC

Gdacs Score

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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMax Intensity (MMI*)Pop [100 km or MMI 9-7]Tsunami risk (max height)Delay (hh:mm)Source
1160696 0 15 Mar 2017 22:19 5.4M, 1km N/A No people affected 00:07 NTWC    
1160699 0 15 Mar 2017 22:19 5.4M, 18.9km N/A No people affected 00:13 ALASKA EC
1160700 0 15 Mar 2017 22:19 5.3M, 30.92km N/A No people affected 00:19 NEIC
1160812 0 15 Mar 2017 22:19 5.6M, 22.68km N/A No people affected 17:55 NEIC

Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Russian Federation , Territory of Krasnoyarskiy kray.

Radius Population
100 km no people
75 km no people
50 km no people
20 km no people
10 km no people
5 km no people
2 km no people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Respublika Tyva Russian Federation 320000 people
Respublika Altay Russian Federation 3.8 million people

Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

More information

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