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Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - 159km ESE of Visokoi Island,

Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - 159km ESE of Visokoi Island, on Wednesday, 27 March 2013

Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake  - 159km ESE of Visokoi Island, on Wednesday, 27 March 2013
Date & time: Wed, 27 Mar 05:59:41 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wed, 27 Mar 2013 03:59
Magnitude: 5.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57.3573°S / 24.8737°W (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)
Nearest volcano: Michael (105 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.6*10^13 J (4.4 GWh / 3788 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 27 Mar 2013
Wed, 27 Mar 05:59 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGIONEMSC
Wed, 27 Mar 05:59 UTCM 5.6 / 32 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionGFZ

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 27 Mar 06:42 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info]152km ESE of Visokoi Island,[Map]USGS
Fri, 5 Apr 2013
Fri, 5 Apr 00:39 UTCM 5.1 / 66.8 km - [info]45km NE of Visokoi Island,[Map]USGS
Fri, 26 Jul 2013
Fri, 26 Jul 21:32 UTCM 6.2 / 10 km - [info]203km NE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Mon, 29 Jul 2013
Mon, 29 Jul 21:52 UTCM 5.2 / 53.5 km - [info]155km NNE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 23 Aug 2013
Fri, 23 Aug 00:59 UTCM 5.0 / 60.8 km - [info]131km NNE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Wed, 2 Oct 2013
Wed, 2 Oct 21:00 UTCM 4.8 / 64.2 km - [info]South Sandwich Islands region[Map]USGS
Sun, 20 Oct 2013
Sun, 20 Oct 13:16 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info]98km ENE of Visokoi Island,[Map]USGS
Mon, 21 Oct 2013
Mon, 21 Oct 05:33 UTCM 4.9 / 35 km - [info]77km E of Visokoi Island,[Map]USGS
Sun, 3 Nov 2013
Sun, 3 Nov 17:46 UTCM 5.4 / 74.8 km - [info]137km NNE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Tue, 5 Nov 2013
Tue, 5 Nov 17:40 UTCM 4.9 / 59.3 km - [info]163km NNE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 22 Nov 2013
Fri, 22 Nov 15:06 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]156km SE of Visokoi Island,[Map]USGS
Sun, 1 Dec 2013
Sun, 1 Dec 01:13 UTCM 5.0 / 54 km - [info]112km E of Visokoi Island,[Map]USGS
Sun, 1 Dec 01:57 UTCM 4.7 / 50.6 km - [info]104km E of Visokoi Island,[Map]USGS

 

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