Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - Pacific-Antarctic Ridge on Thursday, 12 May 2005 at 11:15 (GMT)
Strong magnitude 6.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57.382°S / 139.231°W (international territory)
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1014 joules (98.6 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 84802 tons of TNT or 5.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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|M 6.5||10 km||Pacific-Antarctic Ridge||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 6.5 quake Pacific-Antarctic Ridge 12 May 2005 11:15 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (2 quakes):
- 01 Aug 2005 01:12 UTC| M 4.5 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|40 km (25 mi) distance| USGS | Details
- 14 Jun 2005 04:50 UTC| M 5.0 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|105 km (65 mi) distance| USGS | Details