Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 76 km east of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, on Fri, 14 Mar 2014 11:02:34 JST
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 41 km depth
Date & time: 14 Mar 2014 02:02:34 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Fri, 14 Mar 2014 11:02:34 JST
Depth: 41.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.5917°N / 147.6233°E (North Pacific Ocean, Russia)
Nearest volcano: Berutarube (111 km / 69 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
76 km (47 mi) ESE of Shikotan (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) ESE of Yuzhno-Kurilsk (pop: 6,470) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) ESE of Otrada (pop: 3,220) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) E of Nemuro (Japan) (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) S of Kuril'sk (pop: 1,720) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) E of Shibetsu (Japan) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
272 km (169 mi) ENE of Kushiro (Japan) (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (170 mi) E of Abashiri (Japan) (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
285 km (177 mi) E of Motomachi (Abashiri District, Japan) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
301 km (187 mi) E of Kitami (Japan) (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) ESE 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||41 km||北海道東方沖 (Coast of Hokkaido)||JMA|
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