Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - 197 km northeast of Kyzyl, Republic of Tyva, Russia, on Thursday, 4 June 2015 at 21:50 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 2 km depth
4 Jun 23:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 19 minutes.
Date & time: 4 Jun 2015 21:50:53 UTC
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 53.33°N / 95.62°E (Republic of Tyva, Russia)
Nearest volcano: Azas (219 km / 136 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
102 km (63 mi) NNW of Toora-Khem (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) NNE of Kyzyl (pop: 108,200) --> See nearby quakes!
263 km (164 mi) E of Minusinsk (Krasnoyarskiy Kray) (pop: 72,800) --> See nearby quakes!
280 km (174 mi) E of Abakan (Khakasiya Republic) (pop: 167,300) --> See nearby quakes!
282 km (175 mi) E of Sayanogorsk (Khakasiya Republic) (pop: 49,900) --> See nearby quakes!
283 km (176 mi) SW of Nizhneudinsk (Irkutsk Oblast) (pop: 38,700) --> See nearby quakes!
292 km (181 mi) E of Chernogorsk (Khakasiya Republic) (pop: 71,600) --> See nearby quakes!
319 km (199 mi) S of Kansk (Krasnoyarskiy Kray) (pop: 101,500) --> See nearby quakes!
347 km (216 mi) SSE of Krasnoyarsk (Krasnoyarskiy) (pop: 927,200) --> See nearby quakes!
495 km (308 mi) SW of Bratsk (Irkutsk Oblast) (pop: 256,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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