US tsunami warning centre says quake capable of generating destructive waveA 7.5-magnitude earthquake hit off Russia’s Kuril Islands on Wednesday, the US Geological Survey said, prompting a tsunami warning.The quake hit at a depth of 59km (37 miles), around 1,400km north-east of the Japanese city of Sapporo, USGS added. There were no early reports of casualties. Continue reading…
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Publish date : 2020-03-25 03:57:47
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