Strong mag. 5.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean on 2020-02-13 20:59:00 -09:00 -
Strong magnitude 5.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
14 Feb 17:14 UTC: First to report: USGS after 11 hours.
Date & time: 14 Feb 2020 05:59:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-02-13 20:59:00 -09:00
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 56.6312°S / 142.2837°W (international territory)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 55.97°S/143.17°W (92 km / 57 mi)
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1013 joules (3.12 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2682 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) More info
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|5.5||10 km||Pacific-Antarctic Ridge||USGS|
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