Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Kuril Islands (Russia) on Thursday, 29 June 1995 at 07:45 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 64 km depth
Depth: 64.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 48.793°N / 154.446°E (Russia)
Nearest volcano: Sinarka (22 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
242 km (150 mi) SSW of Severo-Kuril'sk (pop: 2,420) --> See nearby quakes!
7003 km (4352 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||64 km||Kuril Islands (Russia)||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 6.0 quake Kuril Islands (Russia) 29 June 1995 07:45 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (3 quakes):
- 17 Aug 1995 07:01 UTC| M 4.1 |33 km (20.5 mi) depth|16 km (10 mi) distance| USGS | Details
- 13 Aug 1995 14:49 UTC| M 4.4 |33 km (20.5 mi) depth|43 km (27 mi) distance| USGS | Details
- 24 Jul 1995 23:34 UTC| M 4.5 |73 km (45.4 mi) depth|15 km (9 mi) distance| USGS | Details