Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Pacific-Antarctic Ridge on Wednesday, 3 September 1997 at 06:22 (GMT)
Strong magnitude 6.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 55.19°S / 128.989°W (international territory)
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1013 joules (24.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 21301 tons of TNT or 1.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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|M 6.1||10 km||Pacific-Antarctic Ridge||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 6.1 quake Pacific-Antarctic Ridge 3 September 1997 06:22 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 26 Oct 1997 18:14 UTC| M 5.7 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|37 km (23 mi) distance| USGS | Details