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The earthquake woke the inhabitants of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

The earthquake woke the inhabitants of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky
Photo: 41.mchs.gov.ru

An earthquake occurred off the coast of Kamchatka on the morning of Friday, February 21. In Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky tremors were felt with a force of up to three to four points.

The epicenter was located at a distance of 146 km north of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, 63 km to the coastline. The earthquake occurred in the waters of the Kronotsky Gulf, at a depth of 65 km. The magnitude of the tremor was 4,7.

According to the press service of the regional Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, no tsunami threat was announced, there were no fatalities, injuries or destruction. Task forces examined socially significant objects and buildings. No complaints from residents.

An imperceptible earthquake in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky also occurred on the afternoon of February 20. Its epicenter was located in the area of ​​Lake Melkoe, 12 km northwest of the city.

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