Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 141 km northeast of Kuril’sk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, on 30 Oct 1:18 am (GMT +10) -

Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - 141 km northeast of Kuril’sk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, on 30 Oct 1:18 am (GMT +10)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 166 km depth

29 Oct 16:58 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 40 minutes.
Date & time: 29 Oct 2020 03:18:52 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 30 Oct 1:18 am (GMT +10)
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 166.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 46.15°N / 149.13°E (Russia)
Nearest volcano: Ivao (60 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
349 km (217 mi) NE of Yuzhno-Kurilsk (pop: 6,470)
488 km (303 mi) NE of Kitami (Japan) (pop: 113,100)
490 km (305 mi) E of Korsakov (pop: 35,100)
497 km (309 mi) E of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (pop: 176,500)
500 km (311 mi) ESE of Dolinsk (pop: 12,000)
550 km (342 mi) E of Kholmsk (pop: 32,700)
594 km (369 mi) ENE of Asahikawa (Japan) (pop: 356,600)
705 km (438 mi) ENE of Sapporo (Japan) (pop: 1,883,000)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 9.4°C (49 F), humidity: 76%, wind: 7 m/s (13 kts) from ESE
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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M 4.5166 kmKuril Islands, RussiaEMSC

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