Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Kuril Islands (Russia) on Saturday, 19 July 1986 at 05:59 (GMT)
Depth: 141.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 47.264°N / 151.127°E (Russia)
Nearest volcano: Brontona Island (67 km / 42 mi)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1014 joules (49.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 42502 tons of TNT or 2.7 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|1986-07-19 05:59:36 UTC||M 6.3 / 141.2 km||Kuril Islands (Russia)||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 6.3 quake Kuril Islands (Russia) 1986-07-19 05:59 UTC
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 20 Dec 1986 13:16 UTC| M 4.5 |190.4 km (118.3 mi) depth|69 km (43 mi) distance| USGS | Details