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Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - East of the South Sandwich Islands on Tuesday, 11 March 2014

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - East of the South Sandwich Islands on Tuesday, 11 March 2014

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake  - East of the South Sandwich Islands on Tuesday, 11 March 2014
Date & time: Tuesday, 11 March 2014 02:44 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, March 11, 2014 01:44:05
Magnitude: 6.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 60.8391°S / 19.9569°W (international territory)
Nearest volcano: Bristol Island (430 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.5*10^14 J (69.8 GWh / 60036 tons of TNT / 3.8 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 11 Mar 2014
Tue, 11 Mar 02:44 UTCM 6.4 / 10 kmEast of South Sandwich IslandsGFZ
Tue, 11 Mar 02:44 UTCM 6.4 / 10 km EAST OF SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDSEMSC
Tue, 11 Mar 02:44 UTCM 6.8 / 2 km EAST OF SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDSEMSC
Tue, 11 Mar 02:44 UTCM 6.8East of South Sandwich IslandsGeoAu

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dinslaken / MMI V (Moderate shaking)

 

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