Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean on Sunday, December 12, 2021 at 09:05 GMT -
Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
|Date & time||Dec 12, 2021 09:05:27 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||61.2039°S / 153.61°E|
|Antipode||61.204°N / 26.39°W|
|Shaking intensity||Moderate shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||USGS (United States Geological Survey)|
|Nearby towns and cities|
|Estimated seismic energy released||3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|4.5||10 km||Balleny Islands Region||USGS|
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