M 5.9 in East Of Kuril Islands on 07 Aug 2022 13:40 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 1333263
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.9M
Depth: 35 Km
Lat/Lon: 43.7545 , 148.104
Event Date: 07 Aug 2022 13:40 UTC
07 Aug 2022 23:40 Local
Exposed Population: Less then 100 people in MMI V
Few people affected in MMI -
Inserted at: 08 Aug 2022 15:58 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.1 ()

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000i8vz Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 18 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

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[NHK] It has been 11 years and 5 months since the Great East Japan Earthquake occurred on the 11th. A woman in Kesennuma City, Miyagi Prefecture, who lost her husband in the tsunami, used her wedding ring left by her husband as support.
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Moderate tremor of magnitude 4.4 just reported 49 km northeast of Barr ... 2022-08-10T13:53+0200.

A magnitude 4.8 earthquake near Kefamenanu, Kabupaten Timor Tengah Utara, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, was reported only 12 minutes ago by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), considered one of the key international age
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Moderate magnitude 4.8 quake hits 69 km northwest of Kefamenanu, Indon ... 2022-08-10T13:26+0200.

A magnitude 4.8 earthquake near Kefamenanu, Kabupaten Timor Tengah Utara, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, was reported only 12 minutes ago by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), considered one of the key international age
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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Timor-Leste: TIMOR REGION, INDONESIA, on W ... 2022-08-10T13:26+0200.

Moderate magnitude 4.8 quake hits 69 km northwest of Kefamenanu, Indonesia early evening A magnitude 4.8 earthquake near Kefamenanu, Kabupaten Timor Tengah Utara, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, was reported only 12 minutes ago by the Europe
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (50), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (5), (2), INFORM (1),