Kamchatka Peninsula

  • Russia: Magnitude 6.9 quake hits off Kamchatka March 1, 2013

    London: A magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck near the southern tip of Russia's Kamchatka peninsula, at a depth of around 52 km (33 miles), the US Geological Survey (USGS) reported on Thursday. The US Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said there was no threat of a destructive widespread tsunami, based on historical earthquake...