M 5.5 in Russian Federation on 21 Dec 2018 18:19 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 1165930
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 21.79 Km
Lat/Lon: 55.2562 , 164.4636
Event Date: 21 Dec 2018 18:19 UTC
Exposed Population: About 400 people within 100km
Inserted at: 22 Dec 2018 15:57 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.6 (Russia)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us2000iw0e Scaled population (vector) 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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| Twitter. Un sismo de magnitud 6,4 sacudió este martes la zona cercana a las islas del Comandante , informa la rama local de Kamchatka del Servicio Geofísico de la Academia de Ciencias de Rusia. El terremoto, que tuvo una profundidad de 1
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Terremoto de magnitud 6,4 golpea islas rusas en la región de KamchatkaTue, 25 Dec 2018 01:58:00 +0100.

Un sismo de magnitud 6,4 sacudió este martes la zona cercana a las islas del Comandante, informa la rama local de Kamchatka del Servicio Geofísico de la Academia de Ciencias de Rusia. El terremoto, que tuvo una profundidad de 17 kilómetros,
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

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),