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Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 127 km east of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Kamchatka, Russia, on Thursday, Mar 3, 2022 at 3:23 pm (GMT +11) -

Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 127 km east of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Kamchatka, Russia, on Thursday, Mar 3, 2022 at 3:23 pm (GMT +11) Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 127 km east of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Kamchatka, Russia, on Thursday, Mar 3, 2022 at 3:23 pm (GMT +11)

Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 35 km depth

3 Mar 04:35 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 12 minutes.
3 Mar 05:58: Now using data updates from USGS
4 Mar 03:32: Epicenter location corrected by 3 km (1.8 mi) towards SSE.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMar 3, 2022 04:23:19 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Mar 3, 2022 at 3:23 pm (GMT +11)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude4.7
Depth35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude53.3519°N / 160.4784°E
Antipode53.352°S / 19.522°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearest volcanoZhupanovsky (92 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities127 km (79 mi) ENE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy (pop: 187,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
141 km (87 mi) E of Yelizovo (pop: 40,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
146 km (91 mi) ENE of Vilyuchinsk (Yelizovsky District) (pop: 25,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
154 km (96 mi) ENE of Paratunka (pop: 1,770) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
193 km (120 mi) SE of Mil'kovo (Milkovsky District) (pop: 8,250) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
257 km (159 mi) SSE of Atlasovo (pop: 5,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
302 km (188 mi) S of Kozyrëvsk (pop: 1,240) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
308 km (192 mi) SSE of Esso (pop: 1,970) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
331 km (206 mi) S of Kljuchi (Ust-Kamchatsky District) (pop: 10,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
345 km (214 mi) SSW of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy (Ust-Kamchatsky District) (pop: 4,940) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.735 km127 Km ENE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, RussiaUSGS
4.735 kmNEAR EAST COAST OF KAMCHATKAEMSC
4.735 kmNear East Coast of KamchatkaRaspberryShake
5.010 kmNear East Coast of KamchatkaGFZ

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