Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 68 km east of Nemuro, Hokkaido, Japan, Russia, on Monday, 27 April 2020 at 09:07 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 50 km depth
27 Apr 09:17 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 50.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.2°N / 146.4°E (North Pacific Ocean, Russia)
Nearest volcano: Golovnin (101 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km (42 mi) E of Nemuro (Japan) (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (44 mi) SSW of Shikotan (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) SSE of Yuzhno-Kurilsk (pop: 6,470) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) ESE of Shibetsu (Japan) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) E of Kushiro (Japan) (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (121 mi) ESE of Abashiri (Japan) (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (133 mi) ESE of Kitami (Japan) (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
262 km (163 mi) E of Obihiro (Japan) (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
477 km (296 mi) SE of Korsakov (pop: 35,100) --> See nearby quakes!
507 km (315 mi) SE of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (pop: 176,500) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SSW of Shikotan Island (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) SSE of Kunajiri Island (pop: 7,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.1||50 km||Kuril Islands (Russia)||EMSC|
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