Earthquake of magnitude 5.7 occurred in Eastern Siberia

Earthquake of magnitude 5.7 occurred on Sunday afternoon in East Siberia, 163 kilometers from the village of Ust-Nera, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

According to seismologists, the push was recorded at 14.48 MSK, the epicenter of the earthquake was located at a point with the coordinators of 64.85 degrees north latitude and 146.56 degrees east, 163 kilometers north-east of Ust-Nera and 627 km north-west from Magadan.

The earthquake was at a depth of 10 kilometers.

According to the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the information, the magnitude of the earthquake was 5, it was in Moma district of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), 54 kilometers from the village Sasyr.

"In the residential areas the earthquake was not felt," — said the agency interlocutor. According to the MOE, the earthquake was at a depth of 15 kilometers.

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