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M6.1 earthquake - Pacific-Antarctic Ridge, Tuesday, 15 January 2013 at 16:09 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Pacific-Antarctic Ridge on Tuesday, 15 January 2013

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - Pacific-Antarctic Ridge on Tuesday, 15 January 2013
Date & time: Tuesday, 15 January 2013 16:09 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tue, 15 Jan 2013 05:09
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 62.5663°S / 161.346°W (international territory)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 55.97°S/143.17°W (1261 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 8.9*10^13 J (24.8 GWh / 21301 tons of TNT / 1.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 15 Jan 2013
Tue, 15 Jan 16:09 UTCM 6.1 / 10 km PACIFIC-ANTARCTIC RIDGEEMSC
Tue, 15 Jan 16:09 UTCM 6.1 / 10 kmPacific Antarctic RidgeGFZ
Tue, 15 Jan 16:09 UTCM 6.1Pacific-Antarctic RidgeGeoAu

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