Green alert: earthquake M 6.6 in Russian Federation on 10/8/2017 10:34:33 PM

By Newsroom America Feeds at 8 Oct 2017

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System M 6.6 in Russian Federation on 08 Oct 2017 22:34 UTC

GDACS Alert based on "Shakemap" alerting model


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

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.6Depth: 111.84 KmEvent Date UTC: 08 Oct 2017 22:34Exposed population in MMI>=7: 0

Whether international humanitarian aid is needed must be decided by an expert.

See the GDACS website for live news coverage (including OCHA Situation Reports), the full earthquake report

For information on emergency response, please consult the GDACS Virtual OSOCC.

Earthquake Event Impact Details

The earthquake happened off shore, near Russian Federation, Territory of Krasnoyarskiy kray. The distance to the nearest coast is 4450km.

The distance to the nearest coast is

The earthquake occurred more than 100km from land and is unlikely to affect vulnerable infrastructure directly. Population Population in major intensity Intensity Population


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