M 4.9 in Russian Federation on 11 Feb 2019 17:28 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: 4.9M
Depth: 136.6 Km
Lat/Lon: 51.537 , 156.9133
Event Date: 11 Feb 2019 17:28 UTC
12 Feb 2019 05:28 Local
Exposed Population: About 3000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000jgc6
Inserted at: 11 Feb 2019 18:18 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.6 (Russia)


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us2000jgc6 Scaled population (vector) 3.84  
  C1 earthquake 0.74  
  C2 earthquake -0.13  
  Country Vulnerability -0.43  
  INFORM_normalised 0.94  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1248455 0 11 Feb 2019 17:28 4.9M, 137.63km N/A 4 thousand 00:39 NEIC
1248456 0 11 Feb 2019 17:28 4.9M, 136.6km N/A 4 thousand 00:49 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 Pauzhetka, Goryachiye Klyuchi Vtoryye, Yavina, Zaporozhye, Ozernovskiy, Koshegochen, Koshegochek, Grotava, Golygino, Otradnoye, and Lopatka.

Radius Population
100 km 3900 people
75 km 2700 people
50 km 1900 people
20 km <1000 people
10 km <1000 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
Pauzhetka Kamchatskaya Russia Village5 - 9 km
Goryachiye Klyuchi Vtoryye Kamchatskaya Russia Village5 - 12 km
Yavina Kamchatskaya Russia Village5 - 27 km
Zaporozhye Kamchatskaya Russia Village5 - 27 km
Ozernovskiy Kamchatskaya Russia Village4 2500 people 28 km
Koshegochen Kamchatskaya Russia Village6 - 34 km
Koshegochek Kamchatskaya Russia Village5 - 36 km
Grotava Kamchatskaya Russia Village5 - 38 km
Golygino Kamchatskaya Russia Village5 - 39 km
Otradnoye Kamchatskaya Russia Village5 - 48 km
Utashud Kamchatskaya Russia Village6 - 55 km
Chashechka Kamchatskaya Russia Village5 - 58 km
Opala Kamchatskaya Russia Village6 - 61 km
Lopatka Kamchatskaya Russia Village5 - 67 km

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Critical infrastructure

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


Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft) Distance
Ozernovskiy 183 0 26 km


Name LOCODE Country Distance
Ozernaya Russia 30 km

More information

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