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Major mag. 7.0 earthquake - Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia on Saturday, 30 January 2016

Major mag. 7.2 earthquake - Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia on Saturday, 30 January 2016

Major mag. 7.2 earthquake  - Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia on Saturday, 30 January 2016
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 155.0 to 159.0 km.
Jan 30 03:39: Magnitude recalculated from 7.0 to 7.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 159.0 to 161.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 161.0 to 162.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 162.0 to 161.0 km.
Jan 30 07:10: Magnitude recalculated from 7.1 to 7.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 161.0 to 162.0 km.
Date & time: Saturday, 30 January 2016 03:25 UTC
Magnitude: 7.2
Depth: 162.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54°N / 158.51°E (Russia)
Nearest volcano: Zavaritsky (21 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 4*10^15 J (1106 GWh / 9.5*10^5 tons of TNT / 59.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 30 Jan 2016
Sat, 30 Jan 03:25 UTCM 7.2 / 158 kmKAMCHATKA PENINSULA, RUSSIAEMSC
Sat, 30 Jan 03:25 UTCM 7.2 / 161 km- 91km N of Yelizovo, RussiaUSGS
Sat, 30 Jan 03:25 UTCM 6.9 / 152.7 kmNear east coast of Kamchatka Peninsula, RussiaINGV
Sat, 30 Jan 03:25 UTCM 7.2 / 161 kmN of Yelizovo, RussiaGeoAu
Sat, 30 Jan 03:25 UTCM 7.0 / 160 km俄罗斯堪察加半岛CEIC

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(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Paratunka (107.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy (Russia) (115 km S from epicenter)(no details): Довольно долго и ощутимо (via EMSC)
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy (Russia) (114 km S from epicenter)(no details): Не слабо тряхануло, давно такого сильного не было (via EMSC)
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy (Russia) (112 km S from epicenter)(no details): Продолжительно (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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