Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 364 km southwest of Severo-Kuril\'sk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, on Monday, 12 June 1967 at 23:22 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 40 km depth
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 47.649°N / 154.23°E (North Pacific Ocean, Russia)
Nearest volcano: unnamed (83 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
364 km (226 mi) SSW of Severo-Kuril'sk (pop: 2,420) --> See nearby quakes!
7099 km (4411 mi) NE of Moscow (pop: 10,381,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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|M 6.0||40 km||Kuril Islands (Russia)||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 6.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, 364 km southwest of Severo-Kuril'sk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, 12 June 1967 23:22 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 14 Jun 1967 08:13 UTC| M 5.6 |35 km (21.7 mi) depth|30 km (19 mi) distance| USGS | Details