Earthquakes Today: latest quakes in or around South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands: past 30 days

Updated Oct 21, 2021 13:50 GMT -
During the past 30 days, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 6.2, 12 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0, and 17 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0.
Biggest quake: 6.2 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, Oct 4, 2021 1:54 am (GMT -2)
Biggest quake today: 4.9 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, Oct 20, 2021 5:37 pm (GMT -2)
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Wednesday, October 20, 2021 19:37 GMT (1 earthquake)
Oct 20, 2021 5:37 pm (GMT -2) (Oct 20, 2021 19:37 GMT)
4.9

35 km
98 km (61 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands
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Tuesday, October 19, 2021 01:42 GMT (1 earthquake)
Oct 18, 2021 11:42 pm (GMT -2) (Oct 19, 2021 01:42 GMT)
4.7

35 km
66 km (41 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands
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Saturday, October 16, 2021 13:24 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Oct 16, 2021 11:24 am (GMT -2) (Oct 16, 2021 13:24 GMT)
5.1

29 km
120 km (75 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands
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Oct 16, 2021 02:35 GMT
4.9

56 km
68 km (42 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands
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Wednesday, October 13, 2021 09:49 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Oct 13, 2021 7:49 am (GMT -2) (Oct 13, 2021 09:49 GMT)
4.9

35 km
74 km (46 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Oct 13, 2021 3:24 am (GMT -2) (Oct 13, 2021 05:24 GMT)
4.8

35 km
81 km (50 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 13:38 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Oct 12, 2021 11:38 am (GMT -2) (Oct 12, 2021 13:38 GMT)
5.0

10 km
81 km (50 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands 1 reportMoreMap
Oct 12, 2021 00:29 GMT
4.9

35 km
48 km (30 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Monday, October 11, 2021 14:20 GMT (1 earthquake)
Oct 11, 2021 14:20 GMT
4.6

10 km
111 km (69 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Sunday, October 10, 2021 14:28 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Oct 10, 2021 14:28 GMT
4.7

10 km
116 km (72 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Oct 10, 2021 3:25 am (GMT -2) (Oct 10, 2021 05:25 GMT)
4.9

148 km
12 km (7.5 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Friday, October 8, 2021 22:55 GMT (3 earthquakes)
Oct 8, 2021 8:55 pm (GMT -2) (Oct 8, 2021 22:55 GMT)
5.0

10 km
187 km (116 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Oct 8, 2021 21:53 GMT
4.8

10 km
99 km (62 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Oct 8, 2021 7:39 pm (GMT -2) (Oct 8, 2021 21:39 GMT)
5.1

14 km
83 km (52 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Thursday, October 7, 2021 17:56 GMT (1 earthquake)
Oct 7, 2021 3:56 pm (GMT -2) (Oct 7, 2021 17:56 GMT)
5.6

10 km
91 km (57 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands 1 reportMoreMap
Monday, October 4, 2021 14:51 GMT (3 earthquakes)
Oct 4, 2021 12:51 pm (GMT -2) (Oct 4, 2021 14:51 GMT)
5.0

10 km
112 km (70 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Oct 4, 2021 13:06 GMT
4.9

10 km
153 km (95 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Oct 4, 2021 1:54 am (GMT -2) (Oct 4, 2021 03:54 GMT)
6.2

10 km
121 km (75 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands 4 reportsMoreMap
Friday, October 1, 2021 15:44 GMT (1 earthquake)
Oct 1, 2021 1:44 pm (GMT -2) (Oct 1, 2021 15:44 GMT)
5.4

10 km
148 km (92 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Wednesday, September 29, 2021 05:36 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 29, 2021 3:36 am (GMT -2) (Sep 29, 2021 05:36 GMT)
5.1

10 km
62 km (39 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Tuesday, September 28, 2021 22:43 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Sep 28, 2021 8:43 pm (GMT -2) (Sep 28, 2021 22:43 GMT)
4.6

35 km
68 km (42 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Sep 28, 2021 00:44 GMT
4.6

43 km
81 km (50 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Sunday, September 26, 2021 23:24 GMT (3 earthquakes)
Sep 26, 2021 23:24 GMT
4.9

35 km
73 km (45 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Sep 26, 2021 2:23 am (GMT -2) (Sep 26, 2021 04:23 GMT)
5.3

46 km
47 km (29 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Sep 26, 2021 02:24 GMT
4.5

33 km
79 km (49 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Thursday, September 23, 2021 16:02 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 23, 2021 2:02 pm (GMT -2) (Sep 23, 2021 16:02 GMT)
4.9

36 km
59 km (37 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 22:23 GMT (4 earthquakes)
Sep 22, 2021 8:23 pm (GMT -2) (Sep 22, 2021 22:23 GMT)
4.9

10 km
170 km (106 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands 1 reportMoreMap
Sep 22, 2021 5:51 pm (GMT -2) (Sep 22, 2021 19:51 GMT)
5.0

35 km
59 km (37 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Sep 22, 2021 3:43 pm (GMT -2) (Sep 22, 2021 17:43 GMT)
5.0

29 km
46 km (29 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Sep 22, 2021 6:27 am (GMT -2) (Sep 22, 2021 08:27 GMT)
5.3

88 km
88 km (55 mi)South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2 x 1014 joules (54.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 47168 tons of TNT or 2.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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