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M6.0 earthquake - 141km SSW of Severo-Kuril'sk, Russia, Sunday, 9 September 2012 at 05:39 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 145km SSW of Severo-Kuril\'sk, Russia on Sunday, 9 September 2012

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - 145km SSW of Severo-Kuril\'sk, Russia on Sunday, 9 September 2012
Date & time: Sunday, 9 September 2012 05:39 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Sun, 9 Sep 2012 15:39
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 58.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 49.4286°N / 155.537°E (Russia)
Nearest volcano: Nemo Peak (52 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 9 Sep 2012
Sun, 9 Sep 05:39 UTCM 5.9 / 57 kmKURIL ISLANDSEMSC
Sun, 9 Sep 05:39 UTCM 6.0 / 59 kmKuril IslandsGeoAu

 

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