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Russian Federation (the): Earthquake: 2006/04/21 Country Information on DRR

Period 2006/04/21
Country or District Russian Federation (the)
Event Type Earthquake
Outline Hundreds of people were evacuated from the Kamchatka peninsula in northeastern Russia on Saturday, a day after a series of violent earthquakes shook the region, injuring dozens of people and causing serious damage to buildings.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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OCHA Relief Web Situation Report 2006/04/22
Hundreds evacuated after Kamchatka quakes:


USGS Earthquake Hazards Program
Magnitude 7.6 KORYAKIA, RUSSIA Thursday, April 20, 2006 at 23:25:02 UTC