M 6.1 in Russian Federation on 06 Jul 2018 01:40 UTC
EQ parameters

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: 6.1M
Depth: 79.78 Km
Lat/Lon: 51.6128 , 157.854
Event Date: 06 Jul 2018 01:40 UTC
Exposed Population: About 2000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000fxyz
Inserted at: 06 Jul 2018 02:01 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.6 (Russia)


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us2000fxyz Scaled population 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.94  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1218118 0 06 Jul 2018 01:40 6.1M, 79.78km 4.83 3 thousand 00:21 NEIC
* The max MMI detected for sources having shakemaps;
** The population detected in MMI>=7 for episode with shakemap or in a 100km radius;
*** The tsunami max height.

Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Russian Federation , Region of Kamchatskaya oblast'. The nearest places are and Utashud.

Radius Population
100 km 2600 people
75 km <1000 people
50 km <1000 people
20 km <1000 people
10 km <1000 people
5 km <1000 people
2 km no people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Kamchatskaya oblast' Russian Federation -

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Utashud Kamchatskaya Russia Village6 - 12 km

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Critical infrastructure

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


Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft) Distance
Ozernovskiy 183 0 91 km


Name LOCODE Country Distance
Ozernaya Russia 95 km

More information

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