7.6 magnitude earthquake 134 km from Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

1978-03-24 19:47:50 UTC

UTC time: Friday, March 24, 1978 19:47 PM
Your time: 1978-03-24T19:47:50Z
Magnitude Type: ms
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


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1978-03-24 19:47:50 UTC 7.6 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

7.6 magnitude earthquake

1978-03-24 19:47:50 UTC at 19:47
March 24, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 44.244, 148.862
134.2 km from Kuril’sk (83.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 33 km

Aftershocks:
B
1978-03-24 20:00:20 UTC 5.6 magnitude, 44 km depth
Shikotan, Sakhalin, Russia

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1978-03-24 20:00:20 UTC at 20:00
March 24, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.653, 148.587
151.2 km from Shikotan (93.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 44 km

C
1978-03-24 20:07:56 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

1978-03-24 20:07:56 UTC at 20:07
March 24, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.911, 149.389
189.2 km from Kuril’sk (117.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 33 km

D
1978-03-24 20:16:36 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1978-03-24 20:16:36 UTC at 20:16
March 24, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 44.312, 148.658
118.2 km from Kuril’sk (73.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 33 km

E
1978-03-24 20:31:09 UTC 5.5 magnitude, 33 km depth
Shikotan, Sakhalin, Russia

5.5 magnitude earthquake

1978-03-24 20:31:09 UTC at 20:31
March 24, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.857, 148.803
167.2 km from Shikotan (104.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 33 km

F
1978-03-24 20:38:20 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Shikotan, Sakhalin, Russia

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1978-03-24 20:38:20 UTC at 20:38
March 24, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.911, 148.582
150.2 km from Shikotan (93.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 33 km

G
1978-03-24 20:48:11 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 33 km depth
Shikotan, Sakhalin, Russia

4.9 magnitude earthquake

1978-03-24 20:48:11 UTC at 20:48
March 24, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.906, 148.691
158.2 km from Shikotan (98.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 33 km

H
1978-03-24 21:08:24 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1978-03-24 21:08:24 UTC at 21:08
March 24, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.949, 149.019
168.2 km from Kuril’sk (104.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 33 km

I
1978-03-24 21:13:43 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

5.4 magnitude earthquake

1978-03-24 21:13:43 UTC at 21:13
March 24, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 44.08, 148.912
151.2 km from Kuril’sk (94.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 33 km

J
1978-03-24 21:19:54 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Shikotan, Sakhalin, Russia

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1978-03-24 21:19:54 UTC at 21:19
March 24, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.911, 148.656
155.2 km from Shikotan (96.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 33 km