Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, on 2019-02-13 03:56:01 -02:00
Moderate magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 35 km depth
13 Feb 07:24 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 28 minutes.
Date & time: 13 Feb 2019 05:56:01 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-02-13 03:56:01 -02:00
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57.4693°S / 25.0329°W (South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)
Nearest volcano: Michael (91 km / 57 mi)
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.9||35 km||- 156km SE of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands||USGS|
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