Mag. 4.9 earthquake - 444 km northeast of Kushiro, Japan, Russia, on Sunday, 23 February 2020 at 12:57 (GMT) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.9 quake Russia, 664 km northeast of Sapporo (Hokkaido, Japan), 13 February 10:33 UTC, which had occurred 10 days earlier.
Mag. 4.9 earthquake  - 444 km northeast of Kushiro, Japan, Russia, on Sunday, 23 February 2020 at 12:57 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 191 km depth

23 Feb 13:08 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 12 minutes.
Date & time: 23 Feb 2020 12:57:10 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 191.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 45.77°N / 148.36°E (Russia)
Nearest volcano: Demon (49 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
71 km (44 mi) NNE of Kuril’sk (pop: 1,720)
255 km (158 mi) NNE of Shikotan (pop: 2,100)
276 km (172 mi) NE of Yuzhno-Kurilsk (pop: 6,470)
440 km (274 mi) E of Korsakov (pop: 35,100)
451 km (280 mi) ESE of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (Bielsko-Biała) (pop: 176,500)
504 km (313 mi) ESE of Kholmsk (pop: 32,700)
523 km (325 mi) ENE of Asahikawa (Japan) (pop: 356,600)
633 km (393 mi) ENE of Sapporo (Japan) (pop: 1,883,000)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.9191 kmKuril Islands (Russia)GFZ
M 5.2170 kmKuril Islands (Russia)EMSC
M 5.3119 kmKuril Islands (Russia)BMKG
M 5.2173 km67km NE of Kuril'sk, RussiaUSGS

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Mag. 4.9 earthquake - 444 km northeast of Kushiro, Japan, Russia, on Sunday, 23 February 2020 at 12:57 (GMT)
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