Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 54 km east of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, on Tue, 11 Mar 2014 02:24:12 JST

Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 54 km east of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, on Tue, 11 Mar 2014 02:24:12 JST

Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 3 km depth

Date & time: 10 Mar 2014 17:24:12 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tue, 11 Mar 2014 02:24:12 JST
Magnitude: 3.3
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.6783°N / 147.3717°E (North Pacific Ocean, Russia)
Nearest volcano: Berutarube (94 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
54 km (34 mi) ESE of Shikotan (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) ESE of Yuzhno-Kurilsk (pop: 6,470) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) ESE of Otrada (pop: 3,220) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) ENE of Nemuro (Japan) (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) SSW of Kuril'sk (pop: 1,720) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) E of Shibetsu (Japan) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (156 mi) E of Abashiri (Japan) (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
255 km (158 mi) ENE of Kushiro (Japan) (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
264 km (164 mi) E of Motomachi (Abashiri District, Japan) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
280 km (174 mi) E of Kitami (Japan) (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) ESE of Shikotan Island (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: JMA
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.33 km北海道東方沖 (Coast of Hokkaido)JMA

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