12/09/1761 | 1761 Altai Earthquake


Events in the same region
Date Title Region Preferred Magnitude Quality*
1761 Dec 09th, 18:13 1761 Altai Earthquake Mongolia 7.7 C
  • GHEA (GHEC v1.0) -Albini P., Musson R.M.W., Rovida A., Locati M., Gomez Capera A.A., and Viganò D. (2014). The Global Earthquake History. Earthquake Spectra, May 2014, Vol.30, No.2, pp. 607-624. http://doi.org/10.1193/122013EQS297 - Link
  • Kondorskaya and Ulomov (1999) -Kondorskaya N.V., Ulomov V.I., 1999. Special earthquake catalogue of Northern Eurasia from ancient times through 1995 (SECNE). Joint Institute of Physics of the Earth (JIPE), Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia - Link
Event Characteristics
Preferred Magnitude 7.70 (7.70-8.40)
Epicenter 50.000°N, 90.000°E
Depth 30 km
Tsunami no/unknown
Paleo-Event no
Quality of Evidence C

Magnitude Range
Year Reference Magnitude
2014 GHEA (GHEC v1.0) 7.7 (7.7-8.3)
1999 Kondorskaya and Ulomov (1999) 8.4

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