Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.6 - North Pacific Ocean, 277 km a est da Yuzhno-Kurilsk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, venerdì, 07 novembre 1958

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.6 - North Pacific Ocean, 277 km a est da Yuzhno-Kurilsk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, venerdì, 07 novembre 1958

Moderate magnitude 5.6 earthquake at 20 km depth

Data & ora: 7 Nov 1958 19:14:36 UTC
Magnitudine: 5.6
Profondità: 20.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 44.098°N / 149.329°E (North Pacific Ocean, Russia)
Vulcano più vicino: Vetrovoi Isthmus Caldera (147 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
277 km E da Otrada (pop: 3,220) --> Vedi sismi vicini
277 km E da Yuzhno-Kurilsk (pop: 6,470) --> Vedi sismi vicini
314 km ENE da Nemuro (Giappone) (pop: 31,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
340 km E da Shibetsu (Giappone) (pop: 21,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
404 km E da Abashiri (Giappone) (pop: 42,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
418 km ENE da Kushiro (Giappone) (pop: 183,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
420 km E da Motomachi (Abashiri District, Giappone) (pop: 23,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
437 km E da Kitami (Giappone) (pop: 113,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
7208 km NE da Mosca (pop: 10,381,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.6 x 1013 joules (4.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3788 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) More info
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M 5.620 kmKuril Islands (Russia)USGS
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Aftershocks of the 5.6 quake North Pacific Ocean, 7208 km northeast of Moscow, Russia, 7 November 1958 19:14 GMT

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (4 quakes):
  • 15 Dec 1958 11:46 UTC
    | M 5.6 |
    25 km (15.5 mi) depth
    28 km (17 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 08 Dec 1958 12:08 UTC
    | M 5.9 |
    25 km (15.5 mi) depth
    35 km (21 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 02 Dec 1958 01:12 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    25 km (15.5 mi) depth
    36 km (22 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 Nov 1958 18:33 UTC
    | M 5.5 |
    15 km (9.3 mi) depth
    33 km (20 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 7208 km northeast of Moscow, Russia, on Friday, 7 November 1958 at 19:14 (GMT)
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