Caused a massive earthquake in Russia. Seismic intensity on the Richter scale Registered as 7.5. Geological scientists have identified the earthquake center at a depth of 59 km at the Sea of Oak Star on the border of Russia and Japan. The tsunami warnings were issued for the 1000-km coastline following the quake. The government is alerted and the coastal people are being evacuated.
As per The US Geological Survey the earthquake struck 135 miles south-southeast of Severo on the Kuril chain north of Japan.
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre said hazardous tsunami waves were possible within 620 miles of the earthquake’s epicentre.