M6.3 Earthquake Strikes Kuril Islands
Posted by feww on July 7, 2015
FIRE-EARTH Models show high probability of intense volcanic activity across Kamchatka Peninsula and along Kuril-Kamchatka Trench.
Strong earthquake strikes ENE of Shikotan, Russia
Centered at 44.00 N ; 147.98 E, the quake occurred at a depth of 30km, about 100km ENE of Shikotan, Russia, according to EMSC.
Region: KURIL ISLANDS
Date/ time: 2015-07-07 at 05:10:26.0 UTC
Location: 44.00°N ; 147.98°E
Depth: 30 km
- 546 km E of Sapporo-shi, Japan [pop: 1,883,027]
- 104 km E of Shikotan, Russia [pop: 2,100 ]