An earthquake of magnitude 5.3 recorded in the DPRK in the area of nuclear range


The epicenter of the earthquake of a magnitude of 5.3 was located in the vicinity of the nuclear site in North Korea and was on the surface. The quake was felt by residents of Khasansky district of Primorye in connection with the seismic event in North Korea.

Direction data (below) indicate the position of the event relative to the place.

Sŭngjibaegam, North Korea
19.1 km (11.9 mi) ENE
Population: 11,786
Hau-ri, North Korea
39.7 km (24.7 mi) WNW
Population: 13,581
Kilju, North Korea
45.4 km (28.2 mi) NW
Population: 63,652
Hoemul-li, North Korea
56.9 km (35.3 mi) WSW
Population: 11,681
Hyesan-si, North Korea
71.0 km (44.1 mi) E
Population: 192,680

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