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Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Sea of Okhotsk on Tuesday, 1 October 2013

Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Sea of Okhotsk on Tuesday, 1 October 2013

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 8.3 quake: Sea of Okhotsk on Fri, 24 May 05h44, which had occurred 19 weeks earlier.
Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake  - Sea of Okhotsk on Tuesday, 1 October 2013
Date & time: Tuesday, 1 October 2013 03:38 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, October 01, 2013 13:38:21
Magnitude: 6.7
Depth: 578.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 53.1734°N / 152.7664°E (Russia)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 52.57°N/157.02°E (295 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.1*10^14 J (197 GWh / 1.7*10^5 tons of TNT / 10.6 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 1 Oct 2013
Tue, 1 Oct 03:38 UTCM 6.7 / 573 kmSea of OkhotskGFZ
Tue, 1 Oct 03:38 UTCM 6.7 / 570 kmSEA OF OKHOTSKEMSC
Tue, 1 Oct 03:38 UTCM 6.7 / 550 kmSea of OkhstskGeoAu
Tue, 1 Oct 03:38 UTCM 6.5 / 678 kmSea of OkhotskBMKG

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"I felt it" reports:
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (Russia) (387 km E from epicenter)(no details): We knew that it was an earthquake only after seeing that the plant in our office was shaking a litlle. (via EMSC)

 

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