Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake - South Atlantic Ocean on Monday, 25 November 2013
Major magnitude. 7.0 earthquake - South Atlantic Ocean, 315 km southeast of Stanley, Falkland Islands, on Monday, November 25, 2013 02:27:33
Major magnitude 7.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
25 Nov 06:45 UTC: First to report: USGS after 18 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Monday, November 25, 2013 02:27:33
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 53.8813°S / 54.8821°W (South Atlantic Ocean, Falkland Islands)
Nearby towns and cities:
315 km (196 mi) SE of Stanley (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1015 joules (554 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 4.8 x 105 tons of TNT or 29.8 atomic bombs!) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 6.9||2 km||FALKLAND ISLANDS REGION||EMSC|
|M 6.9||10 km||Falkland Islands Region||GFZ|
|M 7.0||10 km||South Atlantic Ocean||USGS|
|M 7.0||10 km||South Atlantic Ocean||GeoAu|
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Aftershocks of the 7.0 quake South Atlantic Ocean, 315 km southeast of Stanley, Falkland Islands, Monday, November 25, 2013 02:27:33
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (4 quakes):
- 25 Nov 2013 08:37 UTC| M 4.6 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|87 km (54 mi) distance| USGS | Details
- 25 Nov 2013 07:56 UTC| M 4.6 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|24 km (15 mi) distance| USGS | Details
- 25 Nov 2013 07:21 UTC| M 5.5 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|71 km (44 mi) distance| USGS | Details
- 25 Nov 2013 06:41 UTC| M 5.4 |14.3 km (8.9 mi) depth|43 km (26 mi) distance| USGS | Details