Vladivostok. September 26. Interfax-Far East — in the Pacific Ocean off the Kuril islands of Iturup earthquake with magnitude 4.2, which is not reflected in the life of the islanders, according to the Far Eastern regional center of MES (DVRTS).
Rescuers, referring to the Russian Academy of Sciences Geophysical Service noted that the quake was recorded at 02.25 local time on Sunday (19.25 MSK Saturday). Occur in the epicenter 74 km southwest of Sakhalin g.Kurilska (o.Iturup) at a depth of 60 km.
"This earthquake in settlements in the Sakhalin region was not felt. Victims, destruction, no threat of a tsunami," — emphasizes DVRTS.