Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, on 2019-09-15 11:53:18 -02:00
Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
15 Sep 14:26 UTC: First to report: USGS after 33 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Sep 2019 13:53:18 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-09-15 11:53:18 -02:00
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 60.5825°S / 25.0021°W (South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)
Nearest volcano: Thule Islands (182 km / 113 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||10 km||192km SSE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands||USGS|
|M 4.5||10 km||South Sandwich Islands Region||EMSC|
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