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M 6.6 in Russian Federation from 17 Jul 2017 11:05 UTC to 11:05
GDACS Event Report - Earthquake impact

Earthquake event

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  • Magnitude: 6.6 M
  • Depth: 29.5 km (shallow)
  • Source: PTWC pt17198004
  • Location (latitude/longitude): 54.203, 168.656
  • Time (UTC): 17 Jul 2017 11:05:10
  • Time (ECT): 17 Jul 2017 13:05:10

Event time line

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IDAlertScore DateMag, DepthMax Intensity (MMI*)Pop [100 km or MMI 9-7]Tsunami risk (max height)Delay (hh:mm) Source
1174095 1

Calculation Episode detail

Reference Id Level Score Type Date Added Population
100km or MMI9-7    
Population
20km or Max MMI    
Max Height(m)
Episode 1174095
1 realtime 2017-07-17 13:11:10 No people affected 0
  Earthquake 191749
0 realtime 2017-07-17 13:11:28 No people affected No people affected 0
  Tsunami 27752
1 realtime 2017-07-17 14:42:36 No people affected No people affected 0
  27750
1 realtime 2017-07-17 14:42:35 No people affected No people affected 0
  27749
1 scenario 2017-07-17 13:11:09 No people affected No people affected 0.02
Close
17 Jul 2017 11:05 6.5M, 28km N/A No people affected 0m (at 00:00) 00:05 NTWC NTWC    
1174098 1

Calculation Episode detail

Reference Id Level Score Type Date Added Population
100km or MMI9-7    
Population
20km or Max MMI    
Max Height(m)
Episode 1174098
1 realtime 2017-07-17 13:13:09 No people affected 0
  Earthquake 191751
0 realtime 2017-07-17 13:13:18 No people affected No people affected 0
  Tsunami 27752
1 realtime 2017-07-17 14:42:36 No people affected No people affected 0
  27751
1 scenario 2017-07-17 13:13:08 No people affected No people affected 0.02
Close
17 Jul 2017 11:05 6.6M, 29.5km N/A No people affected 0m (at 00:00) 00:07 PTWC PTWC
1174102 0

Calculation Episode detail

Reference Id Level Score Type Date Added Population
100km or MMI9-7    
Population
20km or Max MMI    
Max Height(m)
Episode 1174102
1 realtime 2017-07-17 13:26:21 No people affected 0
  Earthquake 191754
0 realtime 2017-07-17 13:26:21 No people affected No people affected 0
  Shakemap 2
1 realtime 2017-07-17 15:07:26 No people affected No people affected 0
Close
17 Jul 2017 11:05 6.2M, 7.92km N/A No people affected 00:20 NEIC NEIC

(*) Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale

Earthquake impact details

Population

Population near epicenter
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

The earthquake happened in Russian Federation , Region of Kamchatskaya oblast'.

Affected provinces

Region Province Country Population
Kamchatskaya oblast' Russian Federation -
Alaska United States 570000 people

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