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Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - South Sandwich Islands Region on Wednesday, 10 May 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - South Sandwich Islands Region on Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake  - South Sandwich Islands Region on Wednesday, 10 May 2017
May 10 23:37: Magnitude recalculated from 6.4 to 6.5.
Date & time: Wed, 10 May 23:23:37 UTC
Magnitude: 6.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 56.49°S / 25.96°W (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)
Nearest volcano: Hodson (77 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 3.5*10^14 J (98.6 GWh / 84802 tons of TNT / 5.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 10 May 2017
Wed, 10 May 23:23 UTCM 6.5 / 10 km- 94km ENE of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich IslandsUSGS
Wed, 10 May 23:23 UTCM 6.4 / 10 km6.4 SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGIONEMSC

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Melbs / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 11 May 2017 (10 earthquakes)
Thu, 11 May 01:09 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info]South Sandwich Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Thu, 11 May 01:16 UTCM 5.4 / 10 km - [info] SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Thu, 11 May 09:33 UTCM 5.1 / 36 km - [info] SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Thu, 11 May 15:41 UTCM 5.7 / 22.2 km - [info]- 83km E of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Thu, 11 May 15:57 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]South Sandwich Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Thu, 11 May 16:04 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info] SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Thu, 11 May 16:05 UTCM 5.3 / 35 km - [info] SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Thu, 11 May 16:36 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]- 114km ENE of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Thu, 11 May 18:34 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info]- 100km E of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Thu, 11 May 22:50 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]- 101km E of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 12 May 2017
Fri, 12 May 05:21 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info]- 88km E of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 13 May 2017
Sat, 13 May 04:06 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 15 May 2017
Mon, 15 May 17:02 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info]- 88km E of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Mon, 15 May 21:12 UTCM 5.4 / 10 km - [info]- 123km ENE of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Tue, 16 May 2017
Tue, 16 May 14:42 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 29 May 2017
Mon, 29 May 04:55 UTCM 5.0 / 12 km - [info] SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Jun 2017
Tue, 20 Jun 12:54 UTCM 5.4 / 68 km - [info] SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Jun 13:02 UTCM 5.2 / 84.3 km - [info]- 73km NNW of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Sun, 9 Jul 2017
Sun, 9 Jul 05:57 UTCM 5.5 / 67 km - [info]South Sandwich Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Tue, 1 Aug 2017
Tue, 1 Aug 22:02 UTCM 4.8 / 91.9 km - [info]- 60km N of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Thu, 12 Oct 2017
Thu, 12 Oct 03:12 UTCM 5.3 / 30 km - [info] SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Mon, 30 Oct 06:16 UTCM 4.9 / 75 km - [info] SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Wed, 1 Nov 2017
Wed, 1 Nov 18:56 UTCM 5.0 / 24 km - [info] SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Fri, 3 Nov 2017
Fri, 3 Nov 04:11 UTCM 4.6 / 120 km - [info]- 82km NNW of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Tue, 5 Dec 2017
Tue, 5 Dec 21:29 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]- 111km NNW of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 15 Dec 2017
Fri, 15 Dec 21:53 UTCM 5.2 / 73 km - [info]South Sandwich Islands Region[Map]GFZ

 

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