Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.1 - 404 km W of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Kamchatka, Russia, jueves, 08 oct. 2020 -

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.1 - 404 km W of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Kamchatka, Russia, jueves, 08 oct. 2020

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 519 km depth

8 Oct 18:34 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 9 minutos.
9 Oct 09:02: Magnitud recalculada de 4.9 a 5.1. Ubicación del epicentro corregida 12.9 km (8 mi) al NO.
Fecha & hora: 8 Oct 2020 06:24:52 UTC -
Magnitud: 5.1
Profundidad: 519.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 52,64°N / 152,68°E (Rusia)
Nearby towns and cities:
323 km al NW de Severo-Kuril'sk (pop: 2,420)
386 km al W de Vilyuchinsk (Yelizovsky District) (pop: 25,200)
387 km al W de Yelizovo (pop: 40,700)
404 km al W de Petropávlovsk-Kamchatski (pop: 187,300)
453 km al WSW de Mil’kovo (Milkovsky District) (pop: 8,250)
656 km al ENE de Nogliki (Noglikskii) (pop: 10,100)
657 km al E de Okha (Okhinskii) (pop: 26,600)
779 km al S de Magadán (pop: 95,300)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 8.9°C (48 F), humidity: 69%, wind: 7 m/s (14 kts) from NNW
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ
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 5.1519 kmNorthwest of Kuril Islands, RussiaGFZ
M 5.0523 kmNorthwest Of Kuril Islands, RussiaEMSC
M 5.1519 kmNorthwest of Kuril Islands, RussiaGeoAu
M 5.0519 km296 Km WNW of Ozernovskiy, RussiaUSGS
M 5.0576 kmNorthwest of Kuril Islands, RussiaBMKG
M 5.0576 kmNorthwest of Kuril Islands, RussiaBMKG

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Opl / Severe shaking (MMI VIII)
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Aftershocks of the M 5.1 terremoto: 404 km west de Petropávlovsk-Kamchatski, Kamchatka, Rusia Thu, 8 Oct 18h24

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

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Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.1 - 404 km W of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Kamchatka, Russia, jueves, 08 oct. 2020

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