Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 449 km southwest of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Gorod Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Kamchatka Krai, Russia, on Monday, 20 April 2020 at 03:25 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 68 km depth
20 Apr 03:49 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
Date & time: 20 Apr 2020 03:25:08 UTC -
Depth: 68.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 49.55°N / 155.41°E (North Pacific Ocean, Russia)
Nearest volcano: Nemo Peak (43 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
135 km (84 mi) SSW of Severo-Kuril'sk (pop: 2,420) --> See nearby quakes!
430 km (267 mi) SSW of Vilyuchinsk (Yelizovsky District) (pop: 25,200) --> See nearby quakes!
449 km (279 mi) SSW of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.6||68 km||Kuril Islands (Russia)||EMSC|
|M 4.6||70 km||135km SSW of Severo-Kuril'sk, Russia||USGS|
|M 4.7||75 km||Kuril Islands (Russia)||GFZ|
User reports for this quake
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