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M6.1 earthquake - 121km E of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands, Tuesday, 19 March 2013 at 03:29 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - 121km E of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands on Tuesday, 19 March 2013

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - 121km E of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands on Tuesday, 19 March 2013
Date & time: Tuesday, 19 March 2013 03:29 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tue, 19 Mar 2013 01:29
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 31.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 58.9152°S / 24.4095°W (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)
Nearest volcano: Montagu Island (124 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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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 19 Mar 2013
Tue, 19 Mar 03:29 UTCM 6.0 / 28 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionGFZ
Tue, 19 Mar 03:29 UTCM 6.1 / 31 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionGeoAu

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