Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 249 km south of Severo-Kuril'sk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, on Friday, April 2, 2021 at 22:30 GMT -
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Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 40 km depth
3 Apr 03:46 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 hours.
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 48.47°N / 155.56°E (North Pacific Ocean, Russia)
Antipode: 48.47°S / 24.44°W
Nearest volcano: Kharimkotan (106 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
249 km (155 mi) S of Severo-Kuril'sk (pop: 2,420) --> See nearby quakes!
343 km (213 mi) S of Ozernovskiy (pop: 2,620) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|4.7||40 km||KURIL ISLANDS, Russia||EMSC|
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