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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Russia on Friday, April 28, 1995 at 17:08 GMT

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Russia on Friday, April 28, 1995 at 17:08 GMT Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Russia on Friday, April 28, 1995 at 17:08 GMT

Strong magnitude 6.2 earthquake at 35 km depth

1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Date & time: Apr 28, 1995 17:08:43 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.091°N / 148.074°E (North Pacific Ocean, Russia)
Antipode: 44.091°S / 31.926°W
Nearest volcano: Urbich Caldera (90 km / 56 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
113 km (70 mi) ENE of Shikotan (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) S of Kuril'sk (pop: 1,720) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) E of Otrada (pop: 3,220) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) E of Yuzhno-Kurilsk (pop: 6,470) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (136 mi) ENE of Nemuro (Japan) (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) ENE of Shibetsu (Japan) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
304 km (189 mi) E of Abashiri (Japan) (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
323 km (201 mi) ENE of Kushiro (Japan) (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
336 km (209 mi) E of Kitami (Japan) (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
414 km (257 mi) ENE of Obihiro (Japan) (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1014 joules (35 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 30089 tons of TNT or 1.9 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
6.235 kmKuril Islands (Russia)USGS
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (58 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
Oct 20, 1995 09:21
27 years ago
4.2

33 km
59 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Oct 17, 1995 18:34
27 years ago
4.0

111 km
97 km NE of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Oct 11, 1995 15:06
27 years ago
4.1

33 km
49 km NE of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Oct 10, 1995 13:18
27 years ago
4.3

51 km
55 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Oct 5, 1995 06:21
27 years ago
4.1

33 km
73 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Oct 3, 1995 21:34
27 years ago
4.2

33 km
51 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Oct 2, 1995 18:02
27 years ago
3.8

33 km
102 km S of Kuril'sk, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Sep 25, 1995 15:09
27 years ago
3.8

68 km
118 km NE of Shikotan Island, Yuzhno-Kurilsky District, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Sep 20, 1995 09:23
27 years ago
4.3

33 km
64 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Sep 19, 1995 10:37
27 years ago
4.0

33 km
86 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Sep 19, 1995 02:41
27 years ago
4.6

33 km
70 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Sep 14, 1995 01:46
27 years ago
4.2

33 km
RussiaMore
Sep 5, 1995 19:01
27 years ago
5.1

49 km
50 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Aug 10, 1995 20:40
27 years ago
4.1

33 km
67 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Aug 8, 1995 01:11
27 years ago
3.9

33 km
53 km NE of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Aug 6, 1995 11:59
27 years ago
5.5

75 km
78 km NE of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Aug 3, 1995 17:30
27 years ago
4.1

33 km
132 km E of Shikotan Island, Yuzhno-Kurilsky District, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Jul 25, 1995 22:39
27 years ago
5.4

40 km
142 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Jul 21, 1995 17:37
27 years ago
4.5

76 km
RussiaMore
Jul 20, 1995 11:05
27 years ago
4.4

33 km
RussiaMore
Jul 6, 1995 12:25
27 years ago
4.3

63 km
61 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Jul 1, 1995 01:42
27 years ago
4.4

33 km
68 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Jun 19, 1995 12:57
27 years ago
4.4

33 km
70 km NE of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Jun 17, 1995 18:05
27 years ago
4.2

33 km
60 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Jun 11, 1995 02:38
27 years ago
3.9

33 km
80 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Jun 9, 1995 08:10
27 years ago
5.2

33 km
58 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Jun 4, 1995 08:24
27 years ago
4.2

33 km
51 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 25, 1995 04:59
27 years ago
5.6

52 km
51 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 18, 1995 14:31
27 years ago
5.5

89 km
87 km NE of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 17, 1995 02:38
27 years ago
4.9

33 km
88 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 16, 1995 23:16
27 years ago
4.7

33 km
91 km NE of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 16, 1995 23:08
27 years ago
4.7

33 km
92 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 16, 1995 22:38
27 years ago
5.2

33 km
100 km SE of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 16, 1995 13:52
27 years ago
4.8

33 km
93 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 16, 1995 13:47
27 years ago
4.7

36 km
81 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 14, 1995 03:57
27 years ago
3.8

33 km
99 km E of Shikotan Island, Yuzhno-Kurilsky District, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 12, 1995 19:36
27 years ago
5.1

33 km
51 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 12, 1995 11:25
27 years ago
5.1

36 km
129 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 8, 1995 17:40
27 years ago
5.5

33 km
RussiaMore
May 7, 1995 14:21
27 years ago
3.9

78 km
66 km NE of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 7, 1995 07:44
27 years ago
3.9

33 km
96 km NE of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 6, 1995 00:58
27 years ago
4.6

33 km
92 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 5, 1995 14:24
27 years ago
3.9

33 km
117 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 4, 1995 16:37
27 years ago
4.4

33 km
51 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 4, 1995 15:43
27 years ago
4.6

33 km
130 km E of Shikotan Island, Yuzhno-Kurilsky District, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 4, 1995 04:31
27 years ago
3.9

33 km
89 km S of Kuril'sk, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 2, 1995 19:02
27 years ago
4.5

33 km
50 km NE of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 1, 1995 02:14
27 years ago
4.5

33 km
99 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Apr 30, 1995 15:52
27 years ago
4.6

29 km
107 km E of Shikotan Island, Yuzhno-Kurilsky District, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Apr 30, 1995 10:53
27 years ago
4.6

33 km
124 km E of Shikotan Island, Yuzhno-Kurilsky District, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Apr 29, 1995 15:16
27 years ago
4.2

33 km
94 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Apr 29, 1995 04:35
27 years ago
5.1

33 km
101 km E of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Apr 28, 1995 21:46
27 years ago
5.0

38 km
135 km E of Shikotan Island, Yuzhno-Kurilsky District, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Apr 28, 1995 21:14
27 years ago
4.8

33 km
114 km E of Shikotan Island, Yuzhno-Kurilsky District, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Apr 28, 1995 20:39
27 years ago
4.2

33 km
112 km E of Shikotan Island, Yuzhno-Kurilsky District, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Apr 28, 1995 20:34
27 years ago
4.2

33 km
96 km NE of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Apr 28, 1995 18:12
27 years ago
4.1

72 km
107 km NE of Shikotan Island, Yuzhno-Kurilsky District, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Apr 28, 1995 17:59
27 years ago
4.7

33 km
109 km E of Shikotan Island, Yuzhno-Kurilsky District, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
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