Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 occurred on Thursday in Kronotsky Gulf off the east coast of Kamchatka, told RIA Novosti the Kamchatka branch of the Geophysical Service RAS.
The epicenter was registered in the 9.22 local time (1.22 MSK) is located 15 kilometers from the southern tip of the peninsula at a depth of Kronotsky 40.7 miles under the sea floor.
Local communities Kamchatka essential tremors are not felt. Victims or damage. The threat of a tsunami has not been announced.