M 6.5 in Russian Federation on 10 Oct 2018 23:16 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: 6.5M
Depth: 17.45 Km
Lat/Lon: 49.3481 , 156.2127
Event Date: 10 Oct 2018 23:16 UTC
Exposed Population: About 200 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us1000hacw
Inserted at: 11 Oct 2018 00:32 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 4.6 (Russia)

Gdacs Score

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Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Russian Federation ,of Kamchatskaya oblast' (population -99,999) . The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
no people

Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1231279 49.319/156.196 6.3 17.46 3.97 10 Oct 2018 23:46 00:30 (new episode)
2 0.01 1231286 49.348/156.213 6.5 17.45 4.26 11 Oct 2018 00:32 01:16 (new episode)
3 0.01 1231286 49.348/156.213 6.5 17.45 4.26 11 Oct 2018 01:18 02:02 (upd of #2)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Sakhalinskaya oblast' Russian Federation 1600 people
Kamchatskaya oblast' Russian Federation <1000 people
Kamchatskaya oblast' Russian Federation <1000 people

Affected populated places (*)

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Vasilyevo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 95 km
Okeanskoye Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 101 km
Onekotan Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 102 km
Kitovyy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 103 km
Talkino Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 106 km
Matsu-kawa Fishery Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 110 km
Galkino Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 110 km
Pribrezhnyy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 116 km
Kamenistyy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 118 km
Shelikhovo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 121 km
Kakumabetsu Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 122 km
Asahigawa Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 123 km
Babushkino Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 144 km
Severo Kurilsk Sakhalinskaya Russia City - 149 km
Savushkino Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 151 km
Baikovo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 154 km
Artyushino Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 155 km
Saushkino Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 163 km
Severnyy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 166 km
Alaid Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 171 km
Semënovka Kamchatskaya Russia Village5 - 175 km
Lopatka Kamchatskaya Russia Village5 - 181 km
Chashechka Kamchatskaya Russia Village5 - 191 km
Grotava Kamchatskaya Russia Village5 - 212 km

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Critical infrastructure

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

Airports

Intensity Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Kozyrevskoye 100 0

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Paramashiru Island Russia

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