Mag. 3.7 earthquake - 30 km northeast of Kuril’sk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, on Saturday, 29 February 2020 at 00:27 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 117 km depth
29 Feb 06:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 117.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 45.38°N / 148.19°E (Russia)
Nearest volcano: Golets-Tornyi (19 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (19 mi) NE of Kuril’sk (pop: 1,720)
211 km (131 mi) NNE of Shikotan (pop: 2,100)
238 km (148 mi) NE of Yuzhno-Kurilsk (pop: 6,470)
309 km (192 mi) NE of Nemuro (Japan) (pop: 31,200)
405 km (252 mi) NE of Kushiro (Japan) (pop: 183,600)
441 km (274 mi) ESE of Korsakov (pop: 35,100)
455 km (283 mi) ESE of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (Bielsko-Biała) (pop: 176,500)
495 km (307 mi) ENE of Asahikawa (Japan) (pop: 356,600)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 3.7||117 km||Kuril Islands (Russia)||EMSC|
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