Moscow: A 6.1 magnitude quake on Sunday hit Russia's far eastern coast, the US Geological Survey reported.

The quake struck at 11:15 am (0315 GMT) on the coast of the Kamchatka peninsula, about 580 kilometres north-northeast of the regional capital Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, at a depth of 17 kilometres, the USGS said.

(Agencies)

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