Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia on Tuesday, 15 September 2020 - information

Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.4 - , 22 km west da Esso (Bystrinsky District, Kamchatka Krai, Russia), martedì, 15 settembre 2020

- Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.4 - , 22 km west da Esso (Bystrinsky District, Kamchatka Krai, Russia), martedì, 15 settembre 2020

Strong magnitude 6.4 earthquake at 340 km depth

15 Sep 03:50 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 9 minuti.
15 Sep 03:51: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 6.2 a 6.1. Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 6 km (3.7 mi) al WNW.
15 Sep 06:22: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 6.1 a 6.4.
Data & ora: 15 Sep 2020 03:41:27 UTC -
Magnitudine: 6.4
Profondità: 340.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 55,91°N / 158,36°E (international territory)
Vulcano più vicino: Ichinsky (47 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km W da Esso (Bystrinsky District, Russia) (pop: 1,970)
87 km WNW da Atlasovo (Milkovsky District, Russia) (pop: 5,000)
95 km W da Kozyrëvsk (Ust-Kamchatsky District, Russia) (pop: 1,240)
136 km N da Mil’kovo (Milkovsky District, Russia) (pop: 8,250)
161 km WSW da Klyuchi (Ust-Kamchatsky District, Russia) (pop: 10,000)
303 km N da Yelizovo (Seville, Russia) (pop: 40,700)
319 km N da Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy (Russia) (pop: 187,300)
605 km SE da Magadan (Chārsadda, Russia) (pop: 95,300)
Fonte dati primaria: GFZ
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2,5 x 1014 joules (69,8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 60036 tons of TNT or 3,8 atomic bombs!) [saperne di più]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 6.4340 kmKamchatka Peninsula, RussiaGFZ
M 6.4320 kmKamchatka Peninsula, RussiaEMSC
M 6.4344 km15 Km W of Esso, RussiaUSGS
M 6.5329 kmKamchatka Peninsula, RussiaGeoAu
M 6.4340 kmKamchatka Peninsula, Russia [Land: Russia]INGV
M 6.7251 kmKamchatka Peninsula, RussiaBMKG
M 6.3340 km俄罗斯堪察加半岛CEIC

User reports for this quake (11)

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Russia, Sankt Petersburg(GMT+3), not felt. / not felt : Well, on my appartament not felt event, all okey, strong deep earthquake Mww.6.4, next Earthquake event Mww.7.+ on region Kamchatka region. I am no slleping, please stay sayf all my dear friend's, this geology rulles.))),!!! | 6 users found this interesting.
  • You stay safe to. Love from America. Not felt.
Japan / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) / horizontal (sideways) swinging : T
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatk / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (Russia, 326 km S of epicenter) : Два мягких толчка. В Петропавловске-Камчатском | 3 users found this interesting. (reported through EMSC)
(Russian Federation, 331 km S of epicenter) : Район Силуэт, 4 этаж. Резкий короткий толчок, на люстре шарики закочались | 2 users found this interesting. (reported through EMSC)
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (Russia, 333 km S of epicenter) : На третьем этаже не много почувствовалось | One user found this interesting. (reported through EMSC)
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (Russia, 333 km S of epicenter) : Слабый толчок был. | One user found this interesting. (reported through EMSC)
Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy (Russia, 254 km E of epicenter) : Доолго плавно трясло. | One user found this interesting. (reported through EMSC)
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (Russia, 328 km S of epicenter) : Как -то я пропустила это событие (reported through EMSC)
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (Russia, 333 km S of epicenter) : Моховая. Ничего не ощущал. (reported through EMSC)
Vilyuchinsk (Russia, 338 km S of epicenter) : Что то ничего не почувствовал. (reported through EMSC)
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