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Major mag. 7.0 earthquake - Near the East Coast of the Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia on Saturday, 13 November 1993

Major mag. 7.0 earthquake  - Near the East Coast of the Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia on Saturday, 13 November 1993
Date & time: Saturday, 13 November 1993 01:18 UTC
Magnitude: 7.0
Depth: 34.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.934°N / 158.647°E (Russia)
Nearest volcano: Piratkovsky (58 km / 36 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
112 km (70 mi) S of Vilyuchinsk (pop: 25,200)
117 km (73 mi) SE of Paratunka (pop: 1,800)
124 km (77 mi) S of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (pop: 187,300)
141 km (87 mi) S of Yelizovo (pop: 40,700)
156 km (97 mi) NE of Ozernovskiy (pop: 2,600)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1015 joules (554 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 4.8 x 105 tons of TNT or 29.8 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 13 Nov 01:18 UTCM 7.0 / 34 kmNear the East Coast of the Kamchatka Peninsula, RussiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 7.0 quake: Near the East Coast of the Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia, 13 Nov 1993 01:18

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (26 quakes):
  • 07 Sep 1995 02:27 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    66.4 km (41.3 mi) depth
    |
    78 km (48 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Apr 1995 10:48 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    137 km (85 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 08 Apr 1995 19:13 UTC
    | M 5.5 |
    38.7 km (24 mi) depth
    |
    38 km (24 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Apr 1995 05:50 UTC
    | M 6.0 |
    30.2 km (18.8 mi) depth
    |
    46 km (28 mi) distance
    | USGS | Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Off the East Coast of the Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia on Saturday, 1 April 1995
  • 13 Nov 1994 19:55 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    32.4 km (20.1 mi) depth
    |
    128 km (79 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 24 Oct 1994 04:04 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    108 km (67 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Sep 1994 20:27 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    23.5 km (14.6 mi) depth
    |
    115 km (71 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Sep 1994 20:06 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    45.2 km (28.1 mi) depth
    |
    120 km (75 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Sep 1994 10:50 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    43.2 km (26.8 mi) depth
    |
    110 km (68 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 24 Aug 1994 13:45 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    40.9 km (25.4 mi) depth
    |
    122 km (76 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 24 Aug 1994 02:03 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    94 km (58 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 24 Aug 1994 01:28 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    32 km (19.9 mi) depth
    |
    122 km (76 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 22 Aug 1994 10:15 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    32 km (19.9 mi) depth
    |
    125 km (77 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 11 Aug 1994 23:54 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    31.1 km (19.3 mi) depth
    |
    88 km (55 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 02 Aug 1994 14:17 UTC
    | M 5.9 |
    144.7 km (89.9 mi) depth
    |
    69 km (43 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 Jun 1994 13:50 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    42.7 km (26.5 mi) depth
    |
    120 km (75 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • Show all

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Major mag. 7.0 earthquake - Near the East Coast of the Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia on Saturday, 13 November 1993
 

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