GDACS Alert based on "Earthquake Parameter" alerting model
Population Density near epicenter (people/km2). Image area: 6x4 decimal degrees (approx. 650x450km2). Summary
This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.Earthquake Magnitude: M4.5Depth: 10 KmEvent Date UTC: 23 Oct 2017 18:50Exposed Population: About 3000 people within 100km
Whether international humanitarian aid is needed must be decided by an expert.
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Earthquake Event Impact Details
The earthquake happened inRussian Federation, District of Chukotskiy avtonomnyy okrug. The nearest places are Penkigney (6km), Kurgan (7km), Yanrakynnot (14km), Vyyekvyn (18km), Gilmimyl (22km), and 10 more.
The following vulnerable infrastructure is nearby and may be affected.
For logistics, the following access points are nearby. The nearest airports are Provideniya Urelik (runway 6500ft, 61km). The nearest ports are Provideniya (56km), and Mechigmen (69km).
The population near the earthquake is shown in the table below.Radius Population Density (people/km2) 75 km 2500 people 0 50 km <1000 people 0 20 km <1000 people 0 10 km <1000 people 0
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