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Major mag. 7.8 earthquake - Scotia Sea on Sunday, 17 November 2013

Major mag. 7.8 earthquake - Scotia Sea on Sunday, 17 November 2013

Major mag. 7.8 earthquake  - Scotia Sea on Sunday, 17 November 2013
Date & time: Sunday, 17 November 2013 09:04 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, November 17, 2013 06:04:55
Magnitude: 7.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 60.2959°S / 46.362°W (Antarctica)
Nearest volcano: Bridgeman Island (617 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.2*10^16 J (8784 GWh / 7.6*10^6 tons of TNT / 472.4 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 17 Nov 2013
Sun, 17 Nov 09:04 UTCM 7.5 / 10 kmScotia SeaGFZ
Sun, 17 Nov 09:04 UTCM 7.6 / 30 km SCOTIA SEAEMSC
Sun, 17 Nov 09:04 UTCM 7.8 / 10 kmScotia SeaGeoAu

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Navarro Ridge, Albion Ca. / not felt: My well started free flowing on Sunday. It lasted for about 1/2 a day. I first observed this type of happening after the China Olympic E.Q. when the well free flowed for 3 days. My weak water bearing aquifer is in a confined marine terrace. The well is located at the top of the steep Navarro Ridge approximately 60 feet east of a fault trace. The easterly springs on the sides of the ridge also started free flowing. My neighbor to the west of the fault has been unable to develop water.

 

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