Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - Kuril Islands on Saturday, 4 October 2014

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.4 - North Pacific Ocean, 35 km S of Iturup Island, Kurilsky District, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, sábado, 04 oct. 2014

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.4 - North Pacific Ocean, 35 km S of Iturup Island, Kurilsky District, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, sábado, 04 oct. 2014

Moderate magnitude 5.4 earthquake at 88 km depth

4 Oct 01:10 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 36 minutos.
Oct 4 07:10: Magnitud recalculada de 5.5 a 5.4.
Profundidad recalculada de 10.0 a 88.0 km.
Fecha & hora: 4 Oct 2014 00:34:00 UTC
Magnitud: 5.4
Profundidad: 88.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 44.79°N / 147.9°E (Océano Pacífico Norte, Rusia)
Volcán mas cercano: Grozny (22 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
180 km al ENE de Otrada (pop: 3,220) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
183 km al ENE de Yuzhno-Kurilsk (pop: 6,470) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
247 km al NE de Nemuro (Japón) (pop: 31,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
254 km al ENE de Shibetsu (Japón) (pop: 21,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
301 km al ENE de Abashiri (Japón) (pop: 42,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
337 km al ENE de Kitami (Japón) (pop: 113,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
347 km al NE de Kushiro (Japón) (pop: 183,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
448 km al ESE de Korsakov (pop: 35,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
467 km al ESE de Yuzhno-Sajalinsk (pop: 176,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
7079 km al NE de Moscú (pop: 10,381,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
35 km al S de Iturup Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
176 km al ENE de Kunajiri Island (pop: 7,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Energía liberada estimada: 7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.488 kmKuril IslandsGFZ
M 5.296 km KURIL ISLANDSEMSC

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Aftershocks of the M 5.4 terremoto: Océano Pacífico Norte, 35 km al sur de Iturup , Kurilsky District, Sajalin, Rusia Sat, 4 Oct 2014 00:34

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (0 quakes):
So far, no aftershocks have been registered.

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.4 - North Pacific Ocean, 35 km S of Iturup Island, Kurilsky District, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, sábado, 04 oct. 2014
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