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Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - South Sandwich Islands Region (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands) on Tuesday, 9 April 2019 - information

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - South Sandwich Islands Region (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands) on Tuesday, 9 April 2019

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake  - South Sandwich Islands Region (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands) on Tuesday, 9 April 2019
Apr 9 18:06: Magnitude recalculated from 6.6 to 6.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 34.0 km.
Date & time: Tue, 9 Apr 17:53:59 UTC
Magnitude: 6.5
Depth: 34.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 58.64°S / 25.38°W (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)
Nearest volcano: Montagu Island (60 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
Tue, 9 Apr 2019
Tue, 9 Apr 17:53 UTCM 6.5 / 44 kmSouth Sandwich Islands Region (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)EMSC
Tue, 9 Apr 17:53 UTCM 6.7 / 115 km89km ENE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)USGS
Tue, 9 Apr 17:54 UTCM 6.5 / 47.7 km89km ENE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)USGS

"I felt it" reports:
Uranus / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Knocked the dingleberry loose
Russia. Sankt-Peterburg.not felt. / not felt: From Russia, from Sankt Peterburg, not felt, Находился дома, не чувствовал, не ощущал, всё спокойно, Я в курсе,))),!!!
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
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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