M 6.6 in Russian Federation on 08 Oct 2017 22:34 UTC

Event summary | Scenario pre-calculated

This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.6M
Depth: 111.84 Km
Event Date: 08 Oct 2017 22:34 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000b2vq
Inserted at: 08 Oct 2017 22:45 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 (RUS)

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Tsunami affected locations

Date Name Country Alert Tsunami wave height (m)

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Initial conditions

Title: "60km E of Buldir Island"

Fault parameters

  • Length: 31 km
  • Width: 8 km
  • Magnitude: 6.6 M

Okada parameters:

  • Slip: .9 m
  • Strike: 280 (geogr angle: north=0, south=180)
  • Dip: 15 degree
  • Rake: 90 degree
  • Depth: 112 km

Calculation parameters

  • Calculation space (lon/lat): 175.308, 50.95, 178.308, 53.95
  • Instead of Step -> use Cell size:.19 minutes

Sea Level