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Russian Federation : Earthquake : 2007/08/02
GLIDE: EQ-2007-000119-RUS  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2007/08/02
Country
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Russian Federation
Name Earthquake
Outline On August 2, 2007 at 1:37:43 PM, a destructive earthquake killed at least one person and injured two others in Sakhalin.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • OCHA ReliefWeb 2007/08/03
    Russian quake leaves 2,000 homeless in Far East
  • Reuters AlertNet 2007/08/02
    A series of three earthquakes killed two people on Russia's Pacific island of Sakhalin on Thursday, the Russian Emergencies Ministry said.
  • CNN 2007/08/02
    A strong quake hit near Sakhalin island in Russia's Far East on 2 August 2007, reportedly killing one person and sending small tsunami waves to northern Japan.
  • Interfax 2007/08/02
    A destructive earthquake killed at least one person and injured two others in Sakhalin on 2 August, 2007.
    The earthquake with a magnitude of 6.8 on the Richter scale occurred at 1:37 p.m. local time on Thursday, the Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk seismic station told Interfax.

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