M 5.9 in Russia on 04 Nov 2018 19:26 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: 5.9M
Depth: 8.03 Km
Lat/Lon: 44.5643 , 145.5939
Event Date: 04 Nov 2018 19:26 UTC
Exposed Population: About 16000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000i6sc
Inserted at: 04 Nov 2018 19:47 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 4.6 (Russia)
INFORM Coping capacity of the affected contries: Russia= 4.6; Japan= 1.5

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Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Japan ,of Hokkaido (population 5,808,054) . The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
<1000 people

Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1235302 44.564/145.594 5.9 8.03 4.61 04 Nov 2018 19:48 00:22 (new episode)
2 0.01 1235302 44.564/145.594 5.9 8.03 4.61 04 Nov 2018 21:29 02:03 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Hokkaido Japan 170000 people
Sakhalinskaya oblast' Russian Federation 6000 people
Hokkaido Japan 620000 people
Sakhalinskaya oblast' Russian Federation 5000 people

Affected populated places

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Rudnaya Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 41 km
Nazarovo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 46 km
Kobukarikotan Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 47 km
Tokkarimui Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 51 km
Kunashiri Sakhalinskaya Russia Village4 - 54 km
Grigor'yevo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 54 km
Ptichye Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 56 km
Tyatino Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 57 km
Sasirui Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 62 km
Yuzhno-Kurilsk Sakhalinskaya Russia Village4 5400 people 63 km
Mysovoye Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 64 km
Gordeyevka Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 67 km
Rausu Hokkaido Japan City - 69 km
Alëkhino Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 71 km
Kruglovo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 71 km
Oshiusu Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 73 km
Utoro Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 74 km
Ruchi Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 85 km
Rukushibetsu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 88 km
Chipputomari Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 91 km
Golovnino Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 92 km
Kumbetsu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 96 km
Koshikawa Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 99 km
Churuigenya Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 102 km
Shari Hokkaido Japan Village4 - 103 km
Homba Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 107 km
Shibetsu Hokkaido Japan Village4 21000 people 108 km
Kawakita Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 111 km
Kami-shari Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 113 km
Riyaushi Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 114 km
Odaito Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 115 km
Koshimizu Hokkaido Japan Village4 - 120 km
Rokko Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 120 km
Mammae Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 121 km
Kaiyo Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 121 km
Sattsuru Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 121 km
Kitaura Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 122 km
Abashiri Hokkaido Japan City 42000 people 122 km
Naka-shibetsu Hokkaido Japan City - 123 km
Tokotan Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 125 km
Nishimae Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 129 km
Lesozavodskiy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 130 km
Dobroye Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 130 km
Higashi-mokoto Hokkaido Japan Village4 - 131 km
Bekkai Hokkaido Japan Village4 - 134 km
Memambetsu Hokkaido Japan City - 135 km
Odesskiy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 135 km
Keinebetsu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 135 km
Nishibetsu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 136 km
Kami-kawazoe Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 137 km
Nemuro Hokkaido Japan City 30000 people 137 km
Tomoshiri Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 138 km
Kikin Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 139 km
Kami-nishibetsu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 143 km
Nishi-wada Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 145 km
Bihiro Hokkaido Japan City - 145 km
Yamagata-dantai Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 150 km
Svetloye Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 150 km
Atsutoko Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 151 km
Isobunnai Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 156 km
Kumaushi Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 157 km
Aitomari Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 122 km
Anama Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 122 km
Kafenotsu Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 125 km
Shikotan Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 126 km
Kombuusu Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 127 km
Kami-sattsuru Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 128 km
Tayëzhnyy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 130 km
Tokoro Hokkaido Japan Village4 - 131 km
Okeanskiy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 132 km
Nassafu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 133 km
Kambaraiso Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 133 km
Kami-mokoto Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 135 km
Ubaranai Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 136 km
Hikiushi Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 137 km
Mataruzaru Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 137 km
Fushiko-tobuto Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 141 km
Kawaguchi Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 142 km
Iodnyy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 142 km
Teshikaga Hokkaido Japan Village4 - 151 km
Ikku Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 152 km
Mysovaya Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 152 km
Sango Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 153 km
Sango Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 155 km
Naka-saroma Hokkaido Japan Village4 - 157 km
Otlivnyy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 158 km
Tsubetsu Hokkaido Japan City - 158 km
Shimo-baro Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 158 km
Moraito Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 159 km
Kitami Hokkaido Japan City 110000 people 160 km
Chikkaporo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 161 km
Yubetsu Hokkaido Japan Village4 - 162 km
Osenniy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 162 km
Hamanaka Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 162 km
Shibecha Hokkaido Japan Village4 - 162 km
Naka-osobetsu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 164 km
Zolotoy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 165 km
Naka-yubetsu Hokkaido Japan City - 169 km
Ainonai Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 170 km
Kiritappu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 170 km
Gojikkoku Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 170 km
Itoizawa Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 171 km
Hinode Hokkaido Japan Village4 - 171 km
Kami-saroma Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 171 km
Muen Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 173 km
Akankohan Hokkaido Japan Village4 - 174 km
Kunneppu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 175 km
Engaru Hokkaido Japan Village4 - 175 km
Futamata Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 176 km
Awa Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 176 km
Mo-chirippu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 176 km
Kasatka Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 177 km
Kuybyshevo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 177 km
Numanouekozan Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 178 km
Seseki Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 178 km
Shinryu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 179 km
Mombetsu Hokkaido Japan City 26000 people 179 km
Rubeshibe Hokkaido Japan City - 180 km
Monshizu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 180 km
Akkeshi Hokkaido Japan Village4 - 181 km
Kami-horono Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 182 km
Oku-shanafuchi Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 183 km
Sakaino Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 183 km
Shokotsu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 183 km
Kiyosato Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 184 km
Yahagi Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 184 km
Konomai Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 185 km
Takkomu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 186 km
Oboro Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 187 km
Shimo-setchiri Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 187 km
Kawakami Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 188 km
Kami-oboro Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 188 km
Sernozavodskiy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 189 km
Saru Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 190 km
Kami-shokotsu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 190 km
Oketo Hokkaido Japan Village4 - 190 km
Hirasato Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 192 km
Higashigosen Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 192 km
Rikumbetsu Hokkaido Japan Village4 - 192 km
Karikan Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 192 km
Rybaki Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 193 km
Atoega Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 195 km
Kurilsk Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 2100 people 196 km
Futakobe Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 197 km
Okoppe Hokkaido Japan Village4 - 197 km
Kitovyy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 197 km
Naka-tomamu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 198 km
Onnebira Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 198 km
Kombumori Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 199 km
Yanketo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 199 km
Chippuporo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 200 km
Shitakara Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 202 km
Kushiro Hokkaido Japan City 22000 people 202 km
Reydovo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 208 km
Omu Hokkaido Japan City - 208 km
Shimo-omu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 210 km
Rokubanchi Sakhalinskaya Russia Village5 - 211 km
Naka-ashiyoro Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 212 km
Shoro Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 212 km
Horonai Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 216 km
Kami-aikappu Hokkaido Japan Village5 - 216 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)
Nakashibetsu SHB 65 Civ. Paved Yes 6500
Memanbetsu MMB 33 Civ. Paved Yes 8200
Burvestnik 24 0
Monbetsu MBE 6 Civ. Paved Yes 6500
Kushiro KUH 95 Civ. Paved Yes 7500
Sopochnyy Southwest 21 0

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Yuzhno Kurilsk Russia
Golovino Russia
Wakkanai Japan
Nemuro JPNEM Japan
Shakotan Russia
Abashiri JPABA Japan
Hanasaki Japan
Monbetsu JPMBE Japan
Akkeshi JPAKE Japan
Kurilsk Russia
Kushiro JPKUH Japan
Otsu JPOTU Japan

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