Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 86km SE of Kuril\'sk, Russia on Saturday, 18 August 2018
18 Aug 17:04 UTC: First to report: USGS after 22 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2018-08-19 02:41:52 +10:00
Depth: 73.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.6784°N / 148.6447°E (Russia)
Nearest volcano: Golets-Tornyi (68 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
86 km (53 mi) SE of Kuril’sk (pop: 1,700)
182 km (113 mi) NE of Shikotan (pop: 2,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2018-08-19 02:41:52 +10:00 (18 Aug 16:41:52 UTC)||M 4.7 / 73.4 km||- 86km SE of Kuril'sk, Russia||USGS|
|Sat, 18 Aug 16:41 UTC||M 4.7 / 73 km||KURIL ISLANDS||EMSC|
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