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21 March 2016

ALERT: Mw 6.6 NEAR EAST COAST OF KAMCHATKA 105 km E Kronoki 20/03/2016 22:50 (UTC)

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EARTHQUAKE on 20/03/2016 at 22:50 (UTC)
NEAR EAST COAST OF KAMCHATKA 105 km E Kronoki

MAGNITUDE: Mw 6.6

Data provided by: BUD GFZ GSRC KAN MAD PTWC SC3

Latitude = 54.33 N
Longitude = 162.71 E
Origin Time = 22:50:25.5 (UTC)
Depth = 70 Km (f)
RMS = 1.52 sec
Gap = 27 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 7.6 Km
- Semi minor = 6.1 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 120 degrees

Number of data used = 168

Preliminary location computed on Sun Mar 20 23:07:51 2016 (UTC)
Done by Julien VERGOZ

Comments :

Message number: 2292

All magnitudes estimations :
M 6.6 (BUD) M 6.4 (GFZ) Mb6.5 (GSRC) Mw6.8 (KAN)
Mw6.6 (PTWC) M 6.5 (SC3)

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