Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 78 km northeast of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, on 19 Apr 4:31 pm (GMT +10) -

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 78 km northeast of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, on 19 Apr 4:31 pm (GMT +10)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 117 km depth

19 Apr 08:46 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 15 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Apr 2021 06:31:37 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 19 Apr 4:31 pm (GMT +10)
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 116.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.3432°N / 147.3379°E (North Pacific Ocean, Russia)
Nearest volcano: Berutarube (34 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
78 km (48 mi) NE of Shikotan (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) ENE of Yuzhno-Kurilsk (pop: 6,470) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (113 mi) NE of Nemuro (Japan) (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) ENE of Shibetsu (Japan) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
247 km (154 mi) E of Abashiri (Japan) (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
265 km (165 mi) ENE of Motomachi (Abashiri District, Japan) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
282 km (175 mi) ENE of Kitami (Japan) (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
283 km (176 mi) NE of Kushiro (Japan) (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
437 km (272 mi) ESE of Korsakov (pop: 35,100) --> See nearby quakes!
461 km (286 mi) SE of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (pop: 176,500) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) NE of Shikotan Island (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) E of Kunajiri Island (pop: 7,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
4.3117 km78 Km NE of Shikotan, RussiaUSGS

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