An earthquake of 6.6 magnitude hits southwestern Siberia in Russia near the border with Mongolia today.
It was not immediately known if there was damage or if there were casualties.
|Depth||6.9 km (4.3 miles)|
|Region||SOUTHWESTERN SIBERIA, RUSSIA|
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 14.9 km (9.3 miles); depth +/- 6.8 km (4.2 miles)|
|Parameters||NST=227, Nph=227, Dmin=541 km, Rmss=0.82 sec, Gp= 36°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=7
Source and author: http://earthquake.usgs.gov