Mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 483 km south of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Kamchatka, Russia, on Wednesday, 14 October 2015 at 10:10 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 45 km depth
14 Oct 12:58 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 hours and 47 minutes.
Depth: 45.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 48.96°N / 156.31°E (North Pacific Ocean, Russia)
Nearest volcano: Tao-Rusyr (125 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
191 km (119 mi) S of Severo-Kuril'sk (pop: 2,420) --> See nearby quakes!
465 km (289 mi) SSW of Vilyuchinsk (Yelizovsky District) (pop: 25,200) --> See nearby quakes!
483 km (300 mi) SSW of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
492 km (306 mi) SSW of Yelizovo (pop: 40,700) --> See nearby quakes!
7064 km (4389 mi) NE of Moscow (pop: 10,381,200) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) ESE of Onekotan Island --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) E of Shiashkotan Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||45 km||EAST OF KURIL ISLANDS||EMSC|
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