Major mag. 7.2 earthquake - Kuril Islands (Russia) on Sunday, 18 January 1925
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 47.803°N / 153.607°E (Russia)
Nearest volcano: unnamed (37 km / 23 mi)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1015 joules (1106 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 9.5 x 105 tons of TNT or 59.5 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 18 Jan 12:05 UTC||M 7.2 / 35 km||Kuril Islands (Russia)||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 7.2 quake: Kuril Islands (Russia), 18 Jan 1925 12:05
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 02 Nov 1926 21:09 UTC| M 6.3 |25 km (15.5 mi) depth|194 km (121 mi) distance| USGS | Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - East of the Kuril Islands (Russia) on Tuesday, 2 November 1926