Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.3 - Kuril Islands (Russia), mercoledì, 28 novembre 1956

Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.3 - Kuril Islands (Russia), mercoledì, 28 novembre 1956

Strong magnitude 6.3 earthquake at 48 km depth

Data & ora: 28 Nov 1956 07:27:20 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 6.3
Profondità: 47.6 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 49.255°N / 155.315°E (Russia)
Vulcano più vicino: Tao-Rusyr (46 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
168 km SSW da Severo-Kuril’sk (Severo-Kurilsky District, Sakhalinskaya oblast') (pop: 2,420)
263 km SSW da Ozernovskiy (Ust-Bolsheretsky District, Kamchatka Krai) (pop: 2,620)
461 km SSW da Paratunka (Yelizovsky District, Kamchatka Krai) (pop: 1,770)
462 km SSW da Vilyuchinsk (Yelizovsky District, Kamchatka Krai) (pop: 25,200)
481 km SSW da Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy (Kamchatka) (pop: 187,300)
487 km SSW da Yelizovo (Seville, Kamchatka) (pop: 40,700)
646 km SSW da Mil’kovo (Milkovsky District, Kamchatka Krai) (pop: 8,250)
718 km NE da Kuril’sk (Sakhalin Oblast) (pop: 1,720)
Fonte dati primaria: USGS
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.8 x 1014 joules (49.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 42502 tons of TNT or 2.7 atomic bombs!) [saperne di più]
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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 6.348 kmKuril Islands (Russia)USGS
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Aftershocks of the 6.3 quake Kuril Islands (Russia) 28 November 19:27 UTC

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Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Kuril Islands (Russia) on Wednesday, 28 November 1956 at 19:27 (GMT)
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