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Major mag. 7.2 earthquake - Komandorskiye Ostrova Region on Monday, 17 July 2017 - information

Major mag. 7.2 earthquake - Komandorskiye Ostrova Region on Monday, 17 July 2017

Major mag. 7.2 earthquake  - Komandorskiye Ostrova Region on Monday, 17 July 2017
17 Jul 23:43 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 9 minutes.
Date & time: Monday, 17 July 2017 23:34 UTC
Magnitude: 7.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.61°N / 168.88°E (Russia)
Nearest volcano: Piip (134 km / 83 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
196 km (122 mi) SE of Nikol’skoye (pop: 600)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1015 joules (1106 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 9.5 x 105 tons of TNT or 59.5 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 17 Jul 23:34 UTCM 7.2 / 10 kmKomandorskiye Ostrova RegionGFZ
Mon, 17 Jul 23:34 UTCM 7.7 / 15 kmKOMANDORSKIYE OSTROVA REGIONEMSC
2017-07-18 10:34:13 +11:00 (17 Jul 23:34:13 UTC)M 7.7 / 11 km- 199km ESE of Nikol'skoye, RussiaUSGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Granada / Light shaking (MMI IV)

Aftershocks of the 7.2 quake: Komandorskiye Ostrova Region, 17 Jul 2017 23:34

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (85 quakes):
  • 12 Jul 2019 19:25 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    28 km (17.4 mi) depth
    |
    170 km (106 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 Jun 2019 09:00 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    34 km (21 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 19 May 2019 15:47 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    195 km (121 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 27 Apr 2019 07:36 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    239 km (148 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Apr 2019 07:48 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    226 km (141 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 13 Apr 2019 07:34 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    181 km (113 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 Apr 2019 16:02 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    69 km (43 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 02 Apr 2019 03:50 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    83 km (52 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Mar 2019 19:47 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    26.7 km (16.6 mi) depth
    |
    129 km (80 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 04 Feb 2019 19:48 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    30.8 km (19.1 mi) depth
    |
    73 km (46 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 02 Feb 2019 00:53 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    43 km (27 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 14 Jan 2019 18:19 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    40 km (25 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 03 Jan 2019 20:07 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    219 km (136 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 07 Dec 2018 16:43 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    2 km (1.2 mi) depth
    |
    58 km (36 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 17 Nov 2018 14:39 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 26 Oct 2018 18:57 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    26.5 km (16.5 mi) depth
    |
    125 km (78 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • Show all

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Major mag. 7.2 earthquake - Komandorskiye Ostrova Region on Monday, 17 July 2017

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