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Russian Federation (the):Earthquake:2007/08/02
Duration 2007/08/02 On August 2, 2007 at 1:37:43 PM, a destructive earthquake killed at least one person and injured two others in Sakhalin. Country or District Russian Federation (the) Name Earthquake
Headline(Source, Date) Personal Injury Material Damage Others
- 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.
Geographycal Data Information
- OCHA ReliefWeb 2007/08/02
Russian Federation: Earthquake on Sakhalin Island - Location Map
Emergency Relief Information
Urgent Report from Supporting Members of the Asian Disaster Reduction Center