Jun 7, 2017

Green earthquake alert (5.3M,depth:4.6km) in Russian Federation at 6/7/2017 4:22:23 PM

Green Earthquake in Russian Federation


Population Density near epicenter (people/km2). Image area: 6x4 decimal degrees (approx. 650x450km2).


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

  • Earthquake Magnitude 5.3M, Depth:4.6km
  • 07 Jun 2017 16:22:23 UTC
  • No people within 100km

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

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Earthquake Event


  • Magnitude: 5.3 M
  • Depth: 4.6 km (very shallow)
  • Source: ALASKA EC
  • Location (latitude/longitude): 51.5325, -178.3994
  • Time (UTC): 07 Jun 2017 16:22:23
  • Time (ECT): 07 Jun 2017 18:22:23

Earthquake Impact Details

The earthquake happened off shore, near Russian Federation, Territory of Krasnoyarskiy kray. The distance to the nearest coast is 4760km.

The distance to the nearest coast is

The earthquake occurred more than 100km from land and is unlikely to affect vulnerable infrastructure directly.

The approximate distance within which light damage may occur is 1km (equivalent to Modified Mercalli Index IV).

The population near the earthquake is shown in the table below.

Radius Population Density (people/km2)
75 km no people 0
50 km no people 0
20 km no people 0
10 km no people 0



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