Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - 5.5 KURIL ISLANDS on Sunday, 7 December 2014

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.1 - North Pacific Ocean, 286 km ENE of Yuzhno-Kurilsk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, domingo, 07 dic. 2014

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.1 - North Pacific Ocean, 286 km ENE of Yuzhno-Kurilsk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, domingo, 07 dic. 2014

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 40 km depth

7 Dec 15:10 UTC: Primero en informar: EMSC después de 18 minutos.
Profundidad recalculada de 10.0 a 40.0 km.
Fecha & hora: 7 Dec 2014 14:51:58 UTC
Magnitud: 5.1
Profundidad: 40.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 44.55°N / 149.38°E (Océano Pacífico Norte, Rusia)
Volcán mas cercano: Medvezhia (80 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
285 km al ENE de Otrada (pop: 3,220) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
286 km al ENE de Yuzhno-Kurilsk (pop: 6,470) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
334 km al ENE de Nemuro (Japón) (pop: 31,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
353 km al ENE de Shibetsu (Japón) (pop: 21,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
411 km al E de Abashiri (Japón) (pop: 42,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
429 km al ENE de Motomachi (Abashiri District, Japón) (pop: 23,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
438 km al ENE de Kushiro (Japón) (pop: 183,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
446 km al ENE de Kitami (Japón) (pop: 113,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
7169 km al NE de Moscú (pop: 10,381,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
282 km al E de Kunajiri Island (pop: 7,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
106 km al SE de Ostrov Sredniy Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Energía liberada estimada: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.140 km KURIL ISLANDSEMSC
M 5.144 kmKuril IslandsGFZ
M 5.159 km129km ESE of Kuril'sk, RussiaUSGS

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Aftershocks of the M 5.1 terremoto: Océano Pacífico Norte, 286 km al este de Yuzhno-Kurilsk, Sajalin, Rusia Sun, 7 Dec 2014 14:51

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 12 Dec 2014 12:31 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    30 km (18.6 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.1 - North Pacific Ocean, 286 km ENE of Yuzhno-Kurilsk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, domingo, 07 dic. 2014
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