M 6.2 in Russian Federation on 17 Jul 2017 11:05 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: 6.2M
Depth: 7.92 Km
Lat/Lon: 54.5816 , 168.6472
Event Date: 17 Jul 2017 11:05 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us20009wwj
Inserted at: 17 Jul 2017 11:26 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 4.6 (RUS)

Gdacs Score

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Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Russian Federation ,of Kamchatskaya oblast'. The alertlevel for this event is Green

Intensity Population
no people
no people
no people

Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShakeScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0 1174102 54.582/168.647 6.2 7.92 5.23 17 Jul 2017 11:27 00:22 (new episode)
2 0 1174102 54.582/168.647 6.2 7.92 5.23 17 Jul 2017 13:07 02:02 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Kamchatskaya oblast' Russian Federation no people

Critical infrastructure

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

More information

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