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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Pacific-Antarctic Ridge on Saturday, 28 December 2013

Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - Pacific-Antarctic Ridge on Saturday, 28 December 2013
Date & time: Saturday, 28 December 2013 06:43 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, December 27, 2013 20:43:37
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 9.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 56.4861°S / 142.5709°W (international territory)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 55.97°S/143.17°W (68 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5.6*10^12 J (1.56 GWh / 1344 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013
Sat, 28 Dec 06:43 UTCM 5.6 / 10 kmPacific Antarctic RidgeGFZ

"I felt it" reports:
manteca california / MMI IV (Light shaking)
wangalara street tipi (8655.6 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Several 5-10 sec movements felt for about 30 sec
Exton, PA / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was already awake and felt my bed rock about 4 times. I was scared because I live alone and couldn't explain it.


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