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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - 203km NE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands on Friday, 26 July 2013

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - 203km NE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands on Friday, 26 July 2013

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - 203km NE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands on Friday, 26 July 2013
Date & time: Fri, 26 Jul 21:32:59 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, July 26, 2013 19:32:59
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57.7893°S / 23.9594°W (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)
Nearest volcano: Michael (148 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.3*10^14 J (35 GWh / 30089 tons of TNT / 1.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 26 Jul 2013
Fri, 26 Jul 21:32 UTCM 6.3 / 10 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionGFZ
Fri, 26 Jul 21:33 UTCM 6.3 / 60 km SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGIONEMSC
Fri, 26 Jul 21:32 UTCM 6.2 / 10 kmNE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich IslandsGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Cape Town (4109.8 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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