Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, on 2020-02-10 17:52:01 -02:00 -
Strong magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
10 Feb 20:16 UTC: First to report: USGS after 24 minutes.
Date & time: 10 Feb 2020 19:52:01 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-02-10 17:52:01 -02:00
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.8598°S / 25.8642°W (South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands)
Nearest volcano: Thule Islands (102 km / 63 mi)
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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|5.1||10 km||99km SSE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands||USGS|
|4.8||10 km||South Sandwich Islands Region||BMKG|
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