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M 6.2 in Russian Federation on 17 Jul 2017 11:05 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Earthquake impact
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Earthquake event

  • Magnitude: 6.2 M
  • Depth: 7.92 km (very shallow)
  • Area affected by light damage (estimated radius): 49 km (MMI VI)
  • Source: NEIC NEIC us20009wwj
  • Location (latitude/longitude): 54.5816, 168.6472
  • Time (UTC): 17 Jul 2017 11:05:08
  • Time (ECT): 17 Jul 2017 13:05:08

Event time line

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Date event (UTC)Date shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0 1174102 54.581600/168.647200 6.2 7.92 5.23 17 Jul 2017 11:05 17 Jul 2017 11:27 00:22 (new episode)
2 0 1174102 54.581600/168.647200 6.2 7.92 5.23 17 Jul 2017 11:05 17 Jul 2017 13:07 02:02 (upd of #1)

(*) Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale

Earthquake impact details

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

The alertlevel for this event is Green


Population in major intensity
Intensity Population
no people
no people
no people

Affected provinces

Region Province Country Population
Kamchatskaya oblast' Russian Federation no people

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Critical infrastructure

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