Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, on 2018-09-04 12:37:48 -02:00
Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 35 km depth
4 Sep 14:58 UTC: First to report: USGS after 21 minutes.
Date & time: 4 Sep 2018 14:37:48 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2018-09-04 12:37:48 -02:00
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57.9214°S / 25.4797°W (South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)
Nearest volcano: Michael (60 km / 37 mi)
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 5.2||35 km||- 137km NNE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands||USGS|
|M 5.2||1 km||SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION||EMSC|
|M 5.1||5.1 km||South Sandwich Islands Region||GeoAu|
|M 5.0||84 km||South Sandwich Islands Region||GeoAu|
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