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M 5.7 in Russian Federation on 07 Jan 2018 02:24 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Earthquake impact

Earthquake event

Population map close up
Population map close up. (Source: JRC)
  • Magnitude: 5.7 M
  • Depth: 35 km (deep)
  • Source: NEIC NEIC us1000c1lw
  • Location (latitude/longitude): 55.0703, 165.7061
  • Time (UTC): 07 Jan 2018 02:24:06
  • Time (ECT): 07 Jan 2018 03:24:06
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.6 (RUS)

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
1193399 0.01

Calculation Episode detail

Reference Id Level Score Type Date Added Population
100km or MMI9-7    
Population
20km or Max MMI    
Max Height(m)
Episode 1193399
0.01 realtime 2018-01-07 02:45:24 No people affected 0
  Earthquake 210607
0 realtime 2018-01-07 02:45:24 Few people affected No people affected 0
  Shakemap 3
0.01 realtime 2018-01-09 20:21:51 No people affected No people affected 0
Close
07 Jan 2018 02:24 5.7M, 35km 4.98 Few people affected 00:20 NEIC NEIC

(*) Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale

Earthquake impact details

Population

Population near epicenter
Radius Population
100 km <1000 people
75 km <1000 people
50 km <1000 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'. The nearest places are Nikolskoye, Podut√ęsnaya, Seleniye, Severnoye, Sarannove, and Lisenkovo.

Affected provinces

Region Province Country Population
Kamchatskaya oblast' Russian Federation -
Koryakskiy avtonomnyy okrug Russian Federation -

Affected Populated Places

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Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Nikolskoye Kamchatskaya Russia Village4 <1000 people 22 km
Podut√ęsnaya Kamchatskaya Russia Village6 - 26 km
Seleniye Kamchatskaya Russia Village6 - 35 km
Severnoye Kamchatskaya Russia Village5 - 36 km
Sarannove Kamchatskaya Russia Village5 - 38 km
Lisenkovo Kamchatskaya Russia Village6 - 58 km

Critical infrastructure

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

Major ports
Name LOCODE Country Distance
Nikol Skoye Russia 21 km
Nikolskoye Russia 26 km

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