Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.2 - - South Sandwich Islands region, lunes, 28 sep. 2020 -

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.2 - - South Sandwich Islands region, lunes, 28 sep. 2020

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

28 Sep 09:00 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 13 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 28 Sep 2020 08:46:40 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 28 Sep 6:46 am (GMT -2)
Magnitud: 5.2
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 60,45°S / 28,59°W (Islas Georgia del Sur y Sandwich del Sur)
Volcán mas cercano: Thule Islands (130 km / 81 mi)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds -11.7°C (11 F), humidity: 93%, wind: 13 m/s (24 kts) from W
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ
Energía liberada estimada: 4 x 1012 joules (1,11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.210 km- South Sandwich Islands regionGFZ
M 5.110 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionEMSC
M 5.110 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionUSGS
M 5.117 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionGeoAu

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Aftershocks of the M 5.2 terremoto: - South Sandwich Islands region Mon, 28 Sep 08h46

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