M 4.6 in Russian Federation on 18 Jul 2017 01:03 UTC
EQ parameters

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: 4.6M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 55.0535 , 167.3228
Event Date: 18 Jul 2017 01:03 UTC
18 Jul 2017 13:03 Local
Exposed Population:
Few people within 100km
Source: NEIC us20009x6c
Inserted at: 18 Jul 2017 02:21 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score
4.6 (Russia)


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us20009x6c Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1174197 0 18 Jul 2017 01:03 4.6M, 10km N/A Few people (in 100km) 01:18 NEIC
The episode that generated the alert; the next major evaluations beyond 12 hours will not trigger additional alerts.
The episode that has the last updated information.
* The max MMI detected for sources having shakemaps;
** The population detected in MMI>=7 for episode with shakemap or in a 100km radius;
*** The tsunami max height.

Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Russian Federation , Region of Kamchatskaya oblast'. The nearest places are Preobrajenskoe, Preobrazhenskoye, and Lisenkovo.

Radius Population
100 km <1000 people
75 km <1000 people
50 km <1000 people
20 km no people
10 km no people
5 km no people
2 km no people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Kamchatskaya oblast' Russian Federation -

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Preobrajenskoe Kamchatskaya Russia Village - 30 km
Preobrazhenskoye Kamchatskaya Russia Village - 35 km
Lisenkovo Kamchatskaya Russia Village - 57 km

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Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.


Name LOCODE Country Distance
Myedhi Island Russia 43 km

More information

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