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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - 82km E of Severo-Kuril\'sk, Russia on Monday, 4 March 2013

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 6.9 quake: 85km SE of Ozernovskiy, Russia on Thu, 28 Feb 14h05, which had occurred 4 days earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - 82km E of Severo-Kuril\'sk, Russia on Monday, 4 March 2013
Date & time: Monday, 4 March 2013 20:56 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tue, 5 Mar 2013 06:56
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 49.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 50.7584°N / 157.289°E (Russia)
Nearest volcano: Mashkovtsev (55 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 4 Mar 2013
Mon, 4 Mar 20:56 UTCM 5.2 / 60 kmKURIL ISLANDSEMSC
Mon, 4 Mar 20:56 UTCM 5.2 / 58 kmKuril IslandsGFZ

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