Beijing, September 9, PrimaMedia. Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 occurred on Friday night, September 9, at 74 km south-east of the island Simushir Kuril District of the Sakhalin region, RIA PrimaMedia press service DVRTS Russian Emergencies Ministry.
According to the Geophysical Service of Russian Academy of Sciences, the earthquake occurred at a depth of 50 km. Tremors were not felt in communities Sakhalin region. Death and destruction, the threat of a tsunami there.