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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - South Sandwich Islands Region on Tuesday, 14 August 2018

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - South Sandwich Islands Region on Tuesday, 14 August 2018

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - South Sandwich Islands Region on Tuesday, 14 August 2018
Aug 14 03:38: Magnitude recalculated from 6.3 to 6.2.
Date & time: Tue, 14 Aug 03:29:49 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 58.14°S / 25.16°W (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)
Nearest volcano: Montagu Island (75 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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
Tue, 14 Aug 2018
Tue, 14 Aug 03:29 UTCM 6.1 / 80 km SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGIONEMSC
Tue, 14 Aug 03:29 UTCM 6.0 / 94.2 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionGeoAu
Tue, 14 Aug 03:29 UTCM 6.1 / 35 km- 126km NE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich IslandsUSGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 1 Nov 2018
Thu, 1 Nov 19:30 UTCM 6.2 / 10 km - [info]South Sandwich Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Tue, 11 Dec 2018
Tue, 11 Dec 02:26 UTCM 7.4 / 10 km - [info]South Sandwich Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Fri, 21 Dec 2018
Fri, 21 Dec 20:46 UTCM 5.1 / 73 km - [info] SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Wed, 13 Feb 2019
Wed, 13 Feb 05:56 UTCM 4.9 / 35 km - [info]- 156km SE of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Wed, 27 Feb 2019
Wed, 27 Feb 06:28 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]South Sandwich Islands region (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)[Map]USGS
Tue, 9 Apr 2019
Tue, 9 Apr 17:53 UTCM 6.5 / 34 km - [info]South Sandwich Islands Region (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)[Map]GFZ
Sun, 14 Apr 2019
Sun, 14 Apr 17:29 UTCM 4.5 / 35 km - [info]105km ENE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)[Map]USGS
Tue, 16 Apr 2019
Tue, 16 Apr 16:59 UTCM 5.4 / 2 km - [info]South Sandwich Islands Region (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)[Map]EMSC
Thu, 25 Apr 2019
Thu, 25 Apr 11:42 UTCM 5.1 / 60 km - [info]South Sandwich Islands Region (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)[Map]EMSC
Thu, 25 Apr 15:15 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]213km NE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)[Map]USGS
Wed, 1 May 2019
Wed, 1 May 14:48 UTCM 4.9 / 28.4 km - [info]76km ENE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)[Map]USGS

 

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