M 6.4 in Russian Federation on 15 Sep 2020 03:41 UTC

Event summary

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

GDACS ID EQ 1235451
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.4M
Depth: 329.73 Km
Lat/Lon: 55.9569 , 158.4936
Event Date: 15 Sep 2020 03:41 UTC
15 Sep 2020 15:41 Local
Exposed Population:
About 10000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 15 Sep 2020 03:55 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.6 (Russia)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000bnd1 Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 4 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

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6.2-magnitude earthquake hits Russian KamchatkaTue, 15 Sep 2020 19:51:00 +0200.

An earthquake of 6.2 magnitude struck Russia's Kamchatka peninsula in the far east. According to the United States Geological Survey, the epicentre of the quake was situated at a depth of 329.7 km. At the moment, there is no official inform
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Un terremoto de magnitud 6,4 sacude la penísula rusa de KamchatkaTue, 15 Sep 2020 09:15:00 +0200.

(Actualiza con información sobre las consecuencias del seísmo) Moscú, 15 sep (EFE).- Un terremoto de magnitud 6,4 en la escala de Ritcher sacudió hoy la península rusa de Kamchatka, bañada por el Pacífico Norte, informó el Servicio Geológic
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Powerful 6.2-magnitude earthquake hits Russian KamchatkaTue, 15 Sep 2020 07:48:00 +0200.

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (38), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),