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Latest quakes in or around South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands in the past 24 hours on Saturday, December 3, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated: Dec 3, 2022 14:55 GMT -
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In the past 24 hours, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands had one quake of magnitude 4.9. Look up quakes in the past 30 days!
A moderate magnitude 4.9 earthquake occurred in South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, 11 hours ago.

Strongest quake today: Mag. 4.9 | South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands -

Recent quakes above magnitude 4.0 in or around South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (updated )

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Saturday, December 3, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 3, 2022 1:34 am (GMT -2) (Dec 3, 2022 03:34 GMT)
4.9

31 km
South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Seismic station: Base Arturo Prat (IN44/C1 network) | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Base Arturo Prat: seismogram of vertical movement last 60 minutes (source: IRIS/BUD)
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South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in or around South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands?

The last earthquake in or around South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands occurred 11 hours ago: Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, on Saturday, Dec 3, 2022 at 1:34 am (GMT -2).

How many quakes were there in or around South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands today?

In the past 24 hours, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands had 1 quakes up to magnitude 4.9.

What was the strongest quake in or around South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands today?

The strongest earthquake in or around South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands today occurred 11 hours ago: Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, on Saturday, Dec 3, 2022 at 1:34 am (GMT -2).

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