lunes, 3 de julio de 2017

Green earthquake alert (5.1M,depth:10km) in Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of at 7/3/2017 11:18:20 AM

Green Earthquake in Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of


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 5.1M, Depth:10km
  • 03 Jul 2017 11:18:20 UTC
  • 1510801 people within 100km

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

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Earthquake Event


  • Magnitude: 5.1 M
  • Depth: 10 km (very shallow)
  • Source: EMSC
  • Location (latitude/longitude): 41.21, 20.88
  • Time (UTC): 03 Jul 2017 11:18:20
  • Time (ECT): 03 Jul 2017 13:18:20

Earthquake Impact Details

The earthquake happened inMacedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of, of Macedonia. The nearest places are Zavoj (4km), Leskoec (8km), Meseista (8km), Bresani (9km), Ohrid (53000 people , 11km), and 166 more.

The following vulnerable infrastructure is nearby and may be affected.

For logistics, the following access points are nearby. The nearest airports are Ohrid (runway 8300ft, 12km), Srpci (44km), Prilep (49km), Dolneni (50km), Logovardi (50km), and 4 more. There are no known ports nearby.

The maximum altitude nearby is NaNm.

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

Radius Population Density (people/km2)
75 km 860000 people 49
50 km 340000 people 43
20 km 74000 people 59
10 km 3100 people 10



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