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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - South Sandwich Islands Region on Saturday, 2 November 2019 - information

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - South Sandwich Islands Region on Saturday, 2 November 2019

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - South Sandwich Islands Region on Saturday, 2 November 2019
Nov 3 16:00: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.0.
Date & time: Saturday, 2 November 2019 18:08 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 55.79°S / 26.27°W (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)
Nearest volcano: Zavodovski (99 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 2 Nov 2019
Sat, 2 Nov 18:08 UTCM 6.1 / 10 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionEMSC
Sat, 2 Nov 18:08 UTCM 6.1 / 22.8 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionGeoAu
Sat, 2 Nov 18:08 UTCM 6.2 / 33 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionBMKG
Sat, 2 Nov 18:08 UTCM 6.1 / 8 km129km NNE of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich IslandsUSGS
Sat, 2 Nov 18:08 UTCM 5.9 / 10 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionBMKG

"I felt it" reports:
Svitávka ČESKÁ REPUBLIKA / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): SILNÉ BOLESTI V PÁTEŘI.TITAN VOPEROVANÝ,DÁVÁ MI SIGNÁLY
Russia. Sankt-Peterburg.not felt. / not felt: Без тряски и какой либо вибрации, был дома, ужинал, и занимался домашними хлопотами, всё тихо и спокойно, висячие предметы интерьера в норме. Связка ключей и люстры в норме, всё тихо и спокойно. Да, пожалуйста, оставайтесь в безопасности, берегите Себя, Своих родных и близких

 

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