Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.0 - Kuril Islands (Russia), lunedì, 02 febbraio 1953

Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.0 - Kuril Islands (Russia), lunedì, 02 febbraio 1953

Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 35 km depth

Data & ora: 2 Feb 1953 09:30:06 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 6.0
Profondità: 35.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 49.231°N / 156.228°E (Russia)
Vulcano più vicino: Nemo Peak (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
161 km S da Severo-Kuril'sk (Sakhalin Oblast) (pop: 2,420)
439 km SSW da Vilyuchinsk (Yelizovsky District, Kamchatka Krai) (pop: 25,200)
457 km SSW da Petropavlovsk-Kamčatskij (Kamchatka) (pop: 187,300)
465 km SSW da Yelizovo (Kamchatka) (pop: 40,700)
629 km SSW da Mil’kovo (Milkovsky District, Kamchatka Krai) (pop: 8,250)
Fonte dati primaria: USGS
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 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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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 6.035 kmKuril Islands (Russia)USGS
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Aftershocks of the 6.0 quake Kuril Islands (Russia) 2 February 09:30 UTC

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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Kuril Islands (Russia) on Monday, 2 February 1953 at 09:30 (GMT)
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