Earthquake of magnitude 6.1 occurred in the Pacific Ocean 136 km from the island of Sakhalin Uruppu said Far Eastern Regional Center (DVRTS) MOE.
"The earthquake was recorded Tuesday at 12.28 local time (5.28 MSK) at 136 kilometers south-east of the island of Urup (285 kilometers east of the city Kurilsk) at a depth of 33 kilometers," — said in a statement.
Clarifies that the earthquake was not felt in communities Sakhalin region. No injuries or damage. The threat of a tsunami has not been announced.