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a city and administrative center of Severo-Kuril’sk Raion, Sakhalin Oblast, RSFSR; located on Paramushir Island (Kuril Islands), on the Second Kuril Strait. Severo-Kuril’sk is a fishing port and has a combine for the processing of fish.

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The self-propelled vessel "Paramushir", for unknown reasons, capsized en route from Severo-Kurilsk to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky.
According to the information of insular seismologists, three-point tremors were felt in the city of Severo-Kurilsk (Paramushir Island) and two-point tremors in the city of Yuzhno-Kurilsk (Kunashir Island).
The epicenter of the earthquake was situated 284 kilometers to the south of the city of Severo-Kurilsk at a depth of 59.