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

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: 6.6M
Depth: 111.84 Km
Lat/Lon: 52.4496 , 176.8078
Event Date: 08 Oct 2017 22:34 UTC
09 Oct 2017 10:34 Local
Exposed Population: About 100 people in MMI>=IV
No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000b2vq
Inserted at: 08 Oct 2017 22:45 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 (Russia)


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Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 0 0 0
us2000b2vq Scaled population (vector) 0 Max wave scenario 0m  
  C1 shakemap 0 Max wave realtime 0m  
  C2 shakemap 0      
  Country Vulnerability 0      
  INFORM_normalised 0      
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1183286 0 08 Oct 2017 22:34 6.7M, 120km N/A No people affected (in 100km) 0m (at 00:00) 00:06 NTWC    
1183289 0 08 Oct 2017 22:34 6.5M, 134km N/A No people affected (in 100km) 0m (at 00:00) 00:09 GEOFON
1183290 0 08 Oct 2017 22:35 6.7M, 121km N/A No people affected (in 100km) 0m (at 00:00) 00:09 PTWC
1183291 0 08 Oct 2017 22:34 6.6M, 111.84km 4.77 less than 100 (in MMI>=VII) 0m (at 00:00) 00:10 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 , Territory of Krasnoyarskiy kray.

Radius Population
100 km no people
75 km no people
50 km no people
20 km no people
10 km no people
5 km no people
2 km no people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Respublika Altay Russian Federation 3.8 million people
Altayskiy kray Russian Federation 2.9 million people

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
305 0 5693 km

More information

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