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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - East of Kuril Islands on Tuesday, 7 July 2015

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - East of Kuril Islands on Tuesday, 7 July 2015

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake  - East of Kuril Islands on Tuesday, 7 July 2015
Jul 7 08:10: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.3.
Date & time: Tuesday, 7 July 2015 05:10 UTC
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 53.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.97°N / 148.01°E (Russia)
Nearest volcano: Berutarube (123 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.8*10^14 J (49.4 GWh / 42502 tons of TNT / 2.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 7 Jul 2015
Tue, 7 Jul 05:10 UTCM 6.3 / 30 kmKURIL ISLANDSEMSC
Tue, 7 Jul 05:10 UTCM 6.3 / 38.2 km- 99km ENE of Shikotan, RussiaUSGS
Tue, 7 Jul 05:10 UTCM 6.3 / 38 kmNE of Shikotan, RussiaGeoAu

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(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Sagamihara (1187.1 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource


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