Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.0 - Off the East Coast of the Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia, miércoles, 03 jun. 1953

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.0 - Off the East Coast of the Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia, miércoles, 03 jun. 1953

Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 30 km depth

Fecha & hora: 3 Jun 1953 05:51:55 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 6.0
Profundidad: 30.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 52,282°N / 159,78°E (Rusia)
Volcán mas cercano: Mutnovsky (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
114 km al SE de Petropávlovsk-Kamchatski (Kamchatka) (pop: 187,300)
118 km al SE de Vilyuchinsk (Yelizovsky District, Kamchatka Krai) (pop: 25,200)
138 km al SE de Yelizovo (Kamchatka) (pop: 40,700)
279 km al SSE de Mil’kovo (Milkovsky District, Kamchatka Krai) (pop: 8,250)
310 km al NE de Severo-Kuril'sk (Sakhalin Oblast) (pop: 2,420)
454 km al S de Klyuchi (Ust-Kamchatsky District, Kamchatka Krai) (pop: 10,000)
472 km al SSW de Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy (Ust-Kamchatsky District, Kamchatka) (pop: 4,940)
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
Energía liberada estimada: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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M 6.030 kmoff the east coast of the Kamchatka Peninsula, RussiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the M 6.0 terremoto: Off the East Coast of the Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia Wed, 3 Jun 17h51

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