5.6 magnitude earthquake 5 km from Gornozavodsk, Sakhalin, Russia

2006-08-17 15:20:35 UTC

UTC time: Thursday, August 17, 2006 15:20 PM
Your time: 2006-08-17T15:20:35Z
Magnitude Type: mwc
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 24 people


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5.6 magnitude earthquake

2006-08-17 15:20:35 UTC at 15:20
August 17, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 46.542, 141.908
5.2 km from Gornozavodsk (3.2 miles)

Tatar Strait, Russia

Depth: 14 km

Aftershocks:
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2006-08-17 22:40:05 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 17 km depth
Pravda, Sakhalin, Russia

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2006-08-17 22:40:05 UTC at 22:40
August 17, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 46.934, 141.963
3.2 km from Pravda (1.2 miles)

Tatar Strait, Russia

Depth: 17 km