M 7 in Russian Federation on 13 Feb 2020 10:33 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: 7.0M
Depth: 144 Km
Lat/Lon: 45.6313 , 148.9293
Event Date: 13 Feb 2020 10:33 UTC
13 Feb 2020 20:33 Local
Exposed Population: About 3000 people in MMI VI
About 3000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us70007pa9
Inserted at: 14 Feb 2020 08:23 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.6 (Russia)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 0 0 0
us70007pa9 Scaled population (raster) 0 Max wave alert 0m  
  C1 shakemap -0.59 Max wave realtime 0m  
  C2 shakemap 0.53      
  Country Vulnerability 0      
  INFORM_normalised 0.94      
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1296035 0 13 Feb 2020 10:33 6.8M, 145km N/A No people affected 0m (at 00:00) 00:07 GEOFON
1296036 0 13 Feb 2020 10:33 7M, 163km N/A 3 thousand 0m (at 00:00) 00:10 PTWC
1296037 0 13 Feb 2020 10:33 7M, 163km N/A 3 thousand 0m (at 00:00) 00:10 NTWC
1296043 0 13 Feb 2020 10:33 6.9M, 142.58km 6.01 3 thousand 0m (at 00:00) 02:04 NEIC
1296194 0 13 Feb 2020 10:33 7M, 144km 6.23 3 thousand 0m (at 00:00) 21:50 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 , Region of Sakhalinskaya oblast' (population 731,237) . The nearest places are Medvezhye, Slavnoye, Astaurova, Sokitani, Sopochnyy, Sentyabrskiy, Parusnoye, and Higashirucharu.

Radius Population
100 km 3000 people
75 km 2300 people
50 km <1000 people
20 km <1000 people
10 km no people
5 km no people
2 km no people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Sakhalinskaya oblast' Russian Federation 730000 people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Medvezhye Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 24 km
Slavnoye Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 29 km
Astaurova Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 38 km
Sokitani Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 43 km
Sopochnyy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 51 km
Sentyabrskiy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village 3000 people 51 km
Parusnoye Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 59 km
Higashirucharu Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 65 km

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Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

Airports

Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft) Distance
Sopochnyy Southwest 21 0 64 km

Ports

Name LOCODE Country Distance
Kurilsk Russia 94 km

More information

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