Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, on 2019-04-14 15:29:06 -02:00
Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 35 km depth
14 Apr 20:24 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 55 minutes.
Date & time: 14 Apr 2019 17:29:06 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-04-14 15:29:06 -02:00
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 58.5875°S / 24.9109°W (South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)
Nearest volcano: Montagu Island (85 km / 53 mi)
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||35 km||105km ENE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)||USGS|
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