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M6.8 earthquake - 161km SSW of Severo-Kuril'sk, Russia, Friday, 16 November 2012 at 18:12 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - 163km SSW of Severo-Kuril\'sk, Russia on Friday, 16 November 2012

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake  - 163km SSW of Severo-Kuril\'sk, Russia on Friday, 16 November 2012
Date & time: Friday, 16 November 2012 18:12 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Sat, 17 Nov 2012 04:12
Magnitude: 6.4
Depth: 29.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 49.269°N / 155.472°E (Russie)
Nearest volcano: Tao-Rusyr (54 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.5*10^14 J (69.8 GWh / 60036 tons of TNT / 3.8 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 16 Nov 2012
Fri, 16 Nov 18:12 UTCM 6.5 / 5 km KURIL ISLANDSEMSC
Fri, 16 Nov 18:12 UTCM 6.5 / 42 kmKuril IslandsGFZ
Fri, 16 Nov 18:12 UTCM 6.4 / 29 kmKuril IslandsGeoAu
Fri, 16 Nov 18:12 UTCM 6.2 / 122 kmKuril IslandsBMKG

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(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Lincoln (United Kingdom) (8411 km W from epicenter)(no details): Significant dizzy spell, as usual. Was expecting Andreanov fault to go. (via EMSC)


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