M 6.5 in Russian Federation on 10 Oct 2018 23:16 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.5M
Depth: 17.45 Km
Lat/Lon: 49.3481 , 156.2127
Event Date: 10 Oct 2018 23:16 UTC
Exposed Population: About 200 people within 100km
Inserted at: 11 Oct 2018 00:32 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.6 (RUS)

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Latest media headlines

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Registrado un terremoto de magnitud 6,7 frente a las islas Kuriles
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 08:07:00 +0200.

MADRID, 11 Oct. (EUROPA PRESS) - Un terremoto de magnitud 6,7 en la escala Richter ha sacudido este jueves las costas de las islas Kuriles, según ha informado a la agencia de noticias Sputnik el Servicio Geofísico de la Academia de Ciencias
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Registrado un terremoto de magnitud 6,7 frente a las islas Kuriles
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:05:00 +0200.

Un terremoto de magnitud 6,7 en la escala Richter ha sacudido este jueves las costas de las islas Kuriles, según ha informado a la agencia de noticias Sputnik el Servicio Geofísico de la Academia de Ciencias de Rusia. «Un terremoto de magni
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6.3 earthquake hits off Kuril islands in Russian Far East
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 04:22:00 +0200.

A powerful 6.3 magnitude earthquake has struck in the sea south of the Kuril islands in the Russian Far East, US Geological Survey (USGS) data shows. Earlier estimates placed the magnitude higher, at 6.5. The quake occurred at a shallow de
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (112), (4), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (3), USGS (4), INFORM (6), NOAA (2),