Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - Kuril Islands (Russia) on Sunday, 9 June 1929
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 45.964°N / 151.188°E (Russia)
Nearest volcano: unnamed submarine (57 km / 35 mi)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1014 joules (98.6 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 84802 tons of TNT or 5.3 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 9 Jun 09:08 UTC||M 6.5 / 35 km||Kuril Islands (Russia)||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 6.5 quake: Kuril Islands (Russia), 9 Jun 1929 09:08
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 13 Jun 1929 00:12 UTC| M 6.9 |35 km (21.7 mi) depth|40 km (25 mi) distance| USGS | Strong mag. 6.9 earthquake - Kuril Islands (Russia) on Thursday, 13 June 1929