M 5.6 in Russian Federation on 15 Oct 2018 01:32 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.6M
Depth: 123.78 Km
Lat/Lon: 54.0649 , 159.4607
Event Date: 15 Oct 2018 01:32 UTC
Exposed Population: About 7000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 15 Oct 2018 01:54 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.6 (Russia)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 2 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

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Tue, 16 Oct 2018 20:10:00 +0200.

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Tue, 16 Oct 2018 13:46:00 +0200.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (40), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),