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Mw 6.6 Earthquake, Green alert in Russian Federation from 17 Jul 2017 11:05 UTC to 11:05
Tsunami calculation for earthquake Earthquake in Russian Federation

The JRC has developed a global tsunami wave height calculation model, which is run after each earthquake issued by seismological institutes around the world.

This report is for earthquake episode 1174098 of event 1117092 issued at 17 Jul 2017 11:05 (GDACS Event ID 1117092, Latest episode ID: 1174098, inserted at 17 Jul 2017 11:13 UTC ).


Current impact estimate:

  • The earthquake was not tsunamogenic. No calculations were performed.
  • Green alert in Russian Federation on 17/07/2017 11:05:10 UTC
  • No people within 100km
  • Magnitude 6.6M, Depth:29.5km
A pre-calculated grid scenario is also available here
Population density map


Tsunami maximum wave height
Tsunami maximum wave height (Source: JRC)

See animation

Affected locations

No locations affected.

Initial conditions (+)

More information

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Official tsunami bulletins by regional warning centers can be found at the International Tsunami Information Center.