M 5.6 in Russia on 08 Mar 2023 06:03 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: 5.6M
Depth: 36.178 Km
Lat/Lon: 50.1317 , 157.4402
Event Date: 08 Mar 2023 06:03 UTC
08 Mar 2023 16:03 Local
Exposed Population: 2 thousand in MMI III
Source: NEIC us7000ji2e
Inserted at: 08 Mar 2023 13:34 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score
1.1 (Russia)


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000ji2e Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap 0  
  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
1494165 0 08 Mar 2023 06:03 5.8M, 33.236km 3.63 less than 100 (in MMI>=VII) 00:21 NEIC
1494207 0 08 Mar 2023 06:03 5.6M, 36.178km 3.46 less than 100 (in MMI>=VII) 07:31 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 off shore.

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

Critical infrastructure

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

More information

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