Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Pacific-Antarctic Ridge on Wednesday, 23 August 1995 at 13:14 (GMT)
Strong magnitude 6.3 earthquake at 12 km depth
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 56.883°S / 141.654°W (international territory)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 55.97°S/143.17°W (138 km / 86 mi)
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1014 joules (49.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 42502 tons of TNT or 2.7 atomic bombs!) More info
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|M 6.3||12 km||Pacific-Antarctic Ridge||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 6.3 quake Pacific-Antarctic Ridge 23 August 1995 13:14 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 11 Dec 1995 06:48 UTC| M 5.4 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|62 km (38 mi) distance| USGS | Details