M 4.5 in Russian Federation on 03 Nov 2020 12:16 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 1242346
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.5M
Depth: 82.9 Km
Lat/Lon: 42.2299 , 48.8277
Event Date: 03 Nov 2020 12:16 UTC
03 Nov 2020 15:16 Local
Exposed Population:
970000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 03 Nov 2020 12:59 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.7 (Azerbaijan)
INFORM Coping capacity list: Azerbaijan= 4.7; Russia= 4.6; Kazakhstan= 3.7


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000c9q0 Scaled population (vector) 5.68  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.95  
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Latest media headlines

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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 (39), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),