M 5.9 in Russia on 04 Nov 2018 19:26 UTC
Shakemap
Tsunami

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: 5.9M
Depth: 8.03 Km
Lat/Lon: 44.5643 , 145.5939
Event Date: 04 Nov 2018 19:26 UTC
05 Nov 2018 05:26 Local
Exposed Population: 240000 people in MMI>=IV
About 16000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000i6sc
Inserted at: 04 Nov 2018 19:47 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.6 (Russia)
INFORM Coping capacity of the affected contries: Russia= 4.6; Japan= 1.5

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us2000i6sc Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.94  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1235302 0 04 Nov 2018 19:26 5.9M, 8.03km 4.61 20 thousand 00:21 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 Japan ,of Hokkaido (population 5,808,054) . The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
<1000 people
no people


Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0 1235302 44.564/145.594 5.9 8.03 4.61 04 Nov 2018 19:48 00:22 (new episode)
2 0 1235302 44.564/145.594 5.9 8.03 4.61 04 Nov 2018 21:29 02:03 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Hokkaido Japan 170000 people
Sakhalinskaya oblast' Russian Federation 6000 people
Hokkaido Japan 620000 people
Sakhalinskaya oblast' Russian Federation 5000 people

Affected populated places. Areas of interest

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Rudnaya Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 41 km
Nazarovo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 46 km
Kobukarikotan Hokkaido Japan Village - 47 km
Tokkarimui Hokkaido Japan Village - 51 km
Kunashiri Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 54 km
Grigor'yevo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 54 km
Ptichye Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 56 km
Tyatino Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 57 km
Sasirui Hokkaido Japan Village - 62 km
Yuzhno-Kurilsk Sakhalinskaya Russia Village 5400 people 63 km
Mysovoye Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 64 km
Gordeyevka Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 67 km
Rausu Hokkaido Japan City - 69 km
Alëkhino Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 71 km
Kruglovo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 71 km
Oshiusu Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 73 km
Utoro Hokkaido Japan Village - 74 km
Ruchi Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 85 km
Rukushibetsu Hokkaido Japan Village - 88 km
Chipputomari Hokkaido Japan Village - 91 km
Golovnino Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 92 km
Kumbetsu Hokkaido Japan Village - 96 km
Koshikawa Hokkaido Japan Village - 99 km
Churuigenya Hokkaido Japan Village - 102 km
Shari Hokkaido Japan Village - 103 km
Homba Hokkaido Japan Village - 107 km
Shibetsu Hokkaido Japan Village 21000 people 108 km
Kawakita Hokkaido Japan Village - 111 km
Kami-shari Hokkaido Japan Village - 113 km
Riyaushi Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 114 km
Odaito Hokkaido Japan Village - 115 km
Koshimizu Hokkaido Japan Village - 120 km
Rokko Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 120 km
Mammae Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 121 km
Kaiyo Hokkaido Japan Village - 121 km
Sattsuru Hokkaido Japan Village - 121 km
Kitaura Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 122 km
Abashiri Hokkaido Japan City 42000 people 122 km
Naka-shibetsu Hokkaido Japan City - 123 km
Tokotan Hokkaido Japan Village - 125 km
Nishimae Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 129 km
Lesozavodskiy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 130 km
Dobroye Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 130 km
Higashi-mokoto Hokkaido Japan Village - 131 km
Bekkai Hokkaido Japan Village - 134 km
Memambetsu Hokkaido Japan City - 135 km
Odesskiy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 135 km
Keinebetsu Hokkaido Japan Village - 135 km
Nishibetsu Hokkaido Japan Village - 136 km
Kami-kawazoe Hokkaido Japan Village - 137 km
Nemuro Hokkaido Japan City 30000 people 137 km
Tomoshiri Hokkaido Japan Village - 138 km
Kikin Hokkaido Japan Village - 139 km
Kami-nishibetsu Hokkaido Japan Village - 143 km
Nishi-wada Hokkaido Japan Village - 145 km
Bihiro Hokkaido Japan City - 145 km
Yamagata-dantai Hokkaido Japan Village - 150 km
Svetloye Hokkaido Japan Village - 150 km
Atsutoko Hokkaido Japan Village - 151 km
Isobunnai Hokkaido Japan Village - 156 km
Kumaushi Hokkaido Japan Village - 157 km
Aitomari Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 122 km
Anama Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 122 km
Kafenotsu Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 125 km
Shikotan Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 126 km
Kombuusu Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 127 km
Kami-sattsuru Hokkaido Japan Village - 128 km
Tayëzhnyy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 130 km
Tokoro Hokkaido Japan Village - 131 km
Okeanskiy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 132 km
Nassafu Hokkaido Japan Village - 133 km
Kambaraiso Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 133 km
Kami-mokoto Hokkaido Japan Village - 135 km
Ubaranai Hokkaido Japan Village - 136 km
Hikiushi Hokkaido Japan Village - 137 km
Mataruzaru Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 137 km
Fushiko-tobuto Hokkaido Japan Village - 141 km
Kawaguchi Hokkaido Japan Village - 142 km
Iodnyy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 142 km
Teshikaga Hokkaido Japan Village - 151 km
Ikku Hokkaido Japan Village - 152 km
Mysovaya Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 152 km
Sango Hokkaido Japan Village - 153 km
Sango Hokkaido Japan Village - 155 km
Naka-saroma Hokkaido Japan Village - 157 km
Otlivnyy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 158 km
Tsubetsu Hokkaido Japan City - 158 km
Shimo-baro Hokkaido Japan Village - 158 km
Moraito Hokkaido Japan Village - 159 km
Kitami Hokkaido Japan City 110000 people 160 km
Chikkaporo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 161 km
Yubetsu Hokkaido Japan Village - 162 km
Osenniy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 162 km
Hamanaka Hokkaido Japan Village - 162 km
Shibecha Hokkaido Japan Village - 162 km
Naka-osobetsu Hokkaido Japan Village - 164 km
Zolotoy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 165 km
Naka-yubetsu Hokkaido Japan City - 169 km
Ainonai Hokkaido Japan Village - 170 km
Kiritappu Hokkaido Japan Village - 170 km
Gojikkoku Hokkaido Japan Village - 170 km
Itoizawa Hokkaido Japan Village - 171 km
Hinode Hokkaido Japan Village - 171 km
Kami-saroma Hokkaido Japan Village - 171 km
Muen Hokkaido Japan Village - 173 km
Akankohan Hokkaido Japan Village - 174 km
Kunneppu Hokkaido Japan Village - 175 km
Engaru Hokkaido Japan Village - 175 km
Futamata Hokkaido Japan Village - 176 km
Awa Hokkaido Japan Village - 176 km
Mo-chirippu Hokkaido Japan Village - 176 km
Kasatka Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 177 km
Kuybyshevo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 177 km
Numanouekozan Hokkaido Japan Village - 178 km
Seseki Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 178 km
Shinryu Hokkaido Japan Village - 179 km
Mombetsu Hokkaido Japan City 26000 people 179 km
Rubeshibe Hokkaido Japan City - 180 km
Monshizu Hokkaido Japan Village - 180 km
Akkeshi Hokkaido Japan Village - 181 km
Kami-horono Hokkaido Japan Village - 182 km
Oku-shanafuchi Hokkaido Japan Village - 183 km
Sakaino Hokkaido Japan Village - 183 km
Shokotsu Hokkaido Japan Village - 183 km
Kiyosato Hokkaido Japan Village - 184 km
Yahagi Hokkaido Japan Village - 184 km
Konomai Hokkaido Japan Village - 185 km
Takkomu Hokkaido Japan Village - 186 km
Oboro Hokkaido Japan Village - 187 km
Shimo-setchiri Hokkaido Japan Village - 187 km
Kawakami Hokkaido Japan Village - 188 km
Kami-oboro Hokkaido Japan Village - 188 km
Sernozavodskiy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 189 km
Saru Hokkaido Japan Village - 190 km
Kami-shokotsu Hokkaido Japan Village - 190 km
Oketo Hokkaido Japan Village - 190 km
Hirasato Hokkaido Japan Village - 192 km
Higashigosen Hokkaido Japan Village - 192 km
Rikumbetsu Hokkaido Japan Village - 192 km
Karikan Hokkaido Japan Village - 192 km
Rybaki Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 193 km
Atoega Hokkaido Japan Village - 195 km
Kurilsk Sakhalinskaya Russia Village 2100 people 196 km
Futakobe Hokkaido Japan Village - 197 km
Okoppe Hokkaido Japan Village - 197 km
Kitovyy Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 197 km
Naka-tomamu Hokkaido Japan Village - 198 km
Onnebira Hokkaido Japan Village - 198 km
Kombumori Hokkaido Japan Village - 199 km
Yanketo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 199 km
Chippuporo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 200 km
Shitakara Hokkaido Japan Village - 202 km
Kushiro Hokkaido Japan City 22000 people 202 km
Reydovo Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 208 km
Omu Hokkaido Japan City - 208 km
Shimo-omu Hokkaido Japan Village - 210 km
Rokubanchi Sakhalinskaya Russia Village - 211 km
Naka-ashiyoro Hokkaido Japan Village - 212 km
Shoro Hokkaido Japan Village - 212 km
Horonai Hokkaido Japan Village - 216 km
Kami-aikappu Hokkaido Japan Village - 216 km

see full list


Critical infrastructure

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

Airports

Intensity Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Nakashibetsu SHB 65 Civ. Paved Yes 6500
Memanbetsu MMB 33 Civ. Paved Yes 8200
Burvestnik 24 0
Monbetsu MBE 6 Civ. Paved Yes 6500
Kushiro KUH 95 Civ. Paved Yes 7500
Sopochnyy Southwest 21 0

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Yuzhno Kurilsk Russia
Golovino Russia
Wakkanai Japan
Nemuro JPNEM Japan
Shakotan Russia
Abashiri JPABA Japan
Hanasaki Japan
Monbetsu JPMBE Japan
Akkeshi JPAKE Japan
Kurilsk Russia
Kushiro JPKUH Japan
Otsu JPOTU Japan

Dams

Intensity Reservoir Dam Name River Year
Tomisatoko Tomisato Nikorogawa 1987
Horonai Horonai Horonaigawa 1953
Iwaonaiko Iwaonai Teshiogawa 1970

More information

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