M 5.9 in Russia on 10 Aug 2018 18:12 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID EQ 1153272
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.9M
Depth: 28 Km
Lat/Lon: 48.4163 , 154.853
Event Date: 10 Aug 2018 18:12 UTC
Exposed Population: Few people within 100km
Inserted at: 11 Aug 2018 16:37 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.6 (Russia)


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us1000g6hl Scaled population 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.94  
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Latest media headlines

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AP Top News at 10:01 a.m. EDTThu, 09 Aug 2018 16:20:00 +0200.

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Instead of tax cuts, GOP candidates motivate with anxiety, and 9 more ... Thu, 09 Aug 2018 14:34:00 +0200.

New sanctions against Russia will be imposed later this month for illegally using a chemical weapon in an attempted assassination of a former spy and his daughter in Britain earlier this year, the United States said. Argentina's Senate on
More than 300 dead from Indonesia earthquakeThu, 09 Aug 2018 13:51:00 +0200.

Beta is reporting, citing AP, that the country's security minister announced this on Thursday. The number was determined after several services met to resolve the issue of the exact number of victims. There has been another earthquake on Lo
BREAKING NEWS: Indonesia hit by another earthquakeThu, 09 Aug 2018 10:42:00 +0200.

Indonesia has been hit by another strong earthquake which registered 5.9 on the Richter scale. The earthquake hit the island of Lombok, which is still trying to recover from the earthquake which hit last Sunday. Sunday’s earthquake took the

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (38), (2), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),