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Powerful earthquake registered east of Russian Kuril Islands

Monday, 31 July 2017

MOSCOW — The tremor took place almost 262 kilometers (over 162 miles) east of the town of Kurilsk. The epicenter of the earthquake was located at a depth of 86.7 kilometers.

There have been no reports on any damages and victims resulting from the natural disaster.

The Kuril islands are located in a seismically active zone known as the Ring of Fire and are regularly affected by powerful earthquakes.

Source by: Internet

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