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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 79km ESE of Georgetown, Saint Helena on Saturday, 30 June 2018

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake  - 79km ESE of Georgetown, Saint Helena on Saturday, 30 June 2018
Date & time: Sat, 30 Jun 12:05:03 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2018-06-30 11:05:03 -01:00
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.2778°S / 13.7876°W (St. Helena)
Nearest volcano: Ascensión (74 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.1*10^11 J (197 MWh / 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 30 Jun 2018
Sat, 30 Jun 12:05 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km ASCENSION ISLAND REGIONEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Georgetown (Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha) (79 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Moderate to strong. (via EMSC)
Georgetown (Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha) (79 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Strong shaking!. (via EMSC)
Georgetown (Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha) (79 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Strong. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 7 Oct 2018
Sun, 7 Oct 07:57 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] ASCENSION ISLAND REGION[Map]EMSC
Sun, 7 Oct 09:44 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Ascension Island Region[Map]GFZ

 

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