Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean on Tuesday, 1 September 2020 at 23:17 (GMT) -
Moderate magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
2 Sep 07:18 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 hours.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 56.18°S / 143.76°W (international territory)
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 5.3||10 km||Pacific Antarctic Ridge||GFZ|
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Aftershocks of the 5.3 quake South Pacific Ocean 1 September 2020 23:17 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 21 Oct 2020 04:21 UTC| M 5.4 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|13 km (8 mi) distance| USGS | Details