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Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake - Kuril Islands on Wednesday, 10 October 2018 - information

Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake - Kuril Islands on Wednesday, 10 October 2018

Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake  - Kuril Islands on Wednesday, 10 October 2018
Oct 10 23:28: Magnitude recalculated from 6.5 to 6.6.
Date & time: Wednesday, 10 October 2018 23:16 UTC
Magnitude: 6.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 49.36°N / 156.24°E (Russia)
Nearest volcano: Nemo Peak (106 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5*10^14 J (139 GWh / 1.2*10^5 tons of TNT / 7.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 10 Oct 2018
Wed, 10 Oct 23:16 UTCM 6.7 / 10 kmKURIL ISLANDSEMSC
Wed, 10 Oct 23:16 UTCM 6.5 / 17.5 km- 148km S of Severo-Kuril'sk, RussiaUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
(2023.5 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (Russian Federation) (445 km N from epicenter)(no details): Еле ощутимо шатало, но долго. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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