Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, on 2019-11-08 08:09:57 -02:00 -
Moderate magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 35 km depth
8 Nov 10:32 UTC: First to report: USGS after 22 minutes.
Date & time: 8 Nov 2019 10:09:57 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2019-11-08 08:09:57 -02:00
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57.8882°S / 25.1534°W (South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)
Nearest volcano: Michael (78 km / 48 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||150km NNE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands||USGS|
|M 4.9||97 km||South Sandwich Islands Region||EMSC|
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