Significant Earthquake Strikes Kurile-Kamchatka Trench
Posted by feww on October 14, 2015
M5.9 quake occurs near Zenkevich Rise, south of Kamchatka Peninsula
Centered at 48.851°N, 156.248°E (203km S of Severo-Kuril’sk, Paramushir Island, Russia) the quake occurred at a depth of 6.0 km, reported USGS/EHP.
The event occurred at 05:43:07 UTC on Wednesday< October 14, 2015 and was followed by at least one aftershock, measuring 5.0Mw, as of posting.