An earthquake off the Kuril Islands was felt on the Kamchatka Peninsula power up to two points

© 2018 AFP / Frederick Florin a Seismograph. Archival photoAn earthquake off the Kuril Islands was felt on the Kamchatka Peninsula power up to two points© 2018 AFP / Frederick Florin

Tremors up to two points felt the residents of some districts of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky earthquake in the Northern Kuriles, told RIA Novosti the representative of the regional cupola MOE.

Previously, the earthquake of magnitude 6.7 that occurred in the Kuril Islands, RIA Novosti reported at the seismic station «Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk». Its epicenter was 150 kilometers East of the uninhabited island of Onekotan. According to experts, aftershocks force of up to four points were felt in Severo-Kurilsk on the Paramushir island.

«In the Kamchatka region the earthquake was felt in parts of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Victims and destructions», — said the Agency interlocutor.

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