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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - South Sandwich Islands Region on Thursday, 15 November 2018 - information

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - South Sandwich Islands Region on Thursday, 15 November 2018

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - South Sandwich Islands Region on Thursday, 15 November 2018
Nov 15 20:12: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.1.
Date & time: Thu, 15 Nov 20:02:23 UTC
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 56.76°S / 25.64°W (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)
Nearest volcano: Candlemas Island (72 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 8.9*10^13 J (24.8 GWh / 21301 tons of TNT / 1.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 15 Nov 2018
Thu, 15 Nov 20:02 UTCM 6.9 / 33 km- 41km E of Bristol Island, South Sandwich IslandsUSGS
Thu, 15 Nov 20:02 UTCM 6.2 / 5.8 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionGeoAu
Thu, 15 Nov 20:02 UTCM 6.4 / 10 km SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGIONEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Mobile,Al / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Fairhope Middle school / MMI IV (Light shaking)
North wales / not felt: I see that they have failed to mention the 7.0 magnitude earthquake at 8.02 pm depth 33.0 km ....??? Watch dutchsinse hes always accurate and can predict all quakes and eruptions... THE BIG ONE IS COMING TURN TO JESUS PEOPLE
Fairhope, AL / MMI III (Weak shaking): Front door shook open
daphne, alabama / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 27 Dec 2018
Thu, 27 Dec 11:25 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Thu, 27 Dec 12:26 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Thu, 27 Dec 16:24 UTCM 4.9 / 20 km - [info] SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Sun, 30 Dec 2018
Sun, 30 Dec 15:07 UTCM 4.9 / 9 km - [info] SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Jan 2019
Thu, 3 Jan 00:03 UTCM 5.1 / 10 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
Mon, 4 Mar 2019
Mon, 4 Mar 04:49 UTCM 4.8 / 103.6 km - [info]69km NNW of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)[Map]USGS
Mon, 22 Apr 2019
Mon, 22 Apr 14:49 UTCM 5.7 / 106 km - [info]South Sandwich Islands Region (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)[Map]GFZ
Thu, 25 Apr 2019
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
Tue, 30 Apr 2019
Tue, 30 Apr 01:47 UTCM 5.0 / 114.6 km - [info]71km NNW of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)[Map]USGS

 

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