domingo, 18 de junio de 2017

Green earthquake alert (4.5M,depth:36.09km) in Japan at 6/18/2017 8:51:32 PM

Green Earthquake in Japan

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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 4.5M, Depth:36.09km
  • 18 Jun 2017 20:51:32 UTC
  • 3529402 people within 100km

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.

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Earthquake Event

Characteristics

  • Magnitude: 4.5 M
  • Depth: 36.09 km (deep)
  • Source: NEIC NEIC
  • Location (latitude/longitude): 37.1337, 140.6601
  • Time (UTC): 18 Jun 2017 20:51:32
  • Time (ECT): 18 Jun 2017 22:51:32

Earthquake Impact Details

The earthquake happened inJapan, Region of Tohoku (population 9,984,608). The nearest places are Kami-Ichigaya (2km), Shinden (3km), Yamagani (5km), Kami-misaka (5km), Nakadera (5km), and 494 more.

The following vulnerable infrastructure is nearby and may be affected.

For logistics, the following access points are nearby. The nearest airports are Fukushima (runway 8200ft, 23km), and Otawara (63km). The nearest ports are Onahama (30km), Hitachi (70km), and Soma (81km).

The maximum altitude nearby is NaNm.

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

Radius Population Density (people/km2)
75 km 2 million people 115
50 km 1.1 million people 141
20 km 39000 people 31
10 km 4300 people 13

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