Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 72 km east of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, on Mon, 10 Mar 2014 18:10:43 JST
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 40 km depth
11 Mar 07:54 UTC: First to report: JMA after 23 hours.
Date & time: 10 Mar 2014 09:10:43 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Mon, 10 Mar 2014 18:10:43 JST
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.695°N / 147.6033°E (North Pacific Ocean, Russia)
Nearest volcano: Berutarube (100 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
72 km (45 mi) E of Shikotan (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) ESE of Yuzhno-Kurilsk (pop: 6,470) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) ESE of Otrada (pop: 3,220) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) ENE of Nemuro (Japan) (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) S of Kuril'sk (pop: 1,720) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) E of Shibetsu (Japan) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) E of Abashiri (Japan) (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (170 mi) ENE of Kushiro (Japan) (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
282 km (175 mi) E of Motomachi (Abashiri District, Japan) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
299 km (185 mi) E of Kitami (Japan) (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) E of Shikotan Island (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: JMA
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||40 km||北海道東方沖 (Coast of Hokkaido)||JMA|
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