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Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.1 - South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, jueves, 24 dic 2020 02:19 (GMT -2)

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.1 - South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, jueves, 24 dic 2020 02:19 (GMT -2) Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.1 - South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, jueves, 24 dic 2020 02:19 (GMT -2)

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.1 a 10 km de profundidad

24 Dec 04:37 UTC: Primero en informar: USGS después de 18 minutos.
28 Dec 01:14: Ubicación del epicentro corregida 5.5 km (3.4 mi) al WSW.

Detalles del terremoto

Fecha y hora24 Dec 2020 04:19:15 UTC
Hora local en el epicentrojueves, 24 dic 2020 02:19 (GMT -2)
Prof.10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud55.8674°S / 26.0952°W (Océano Atlántico Sur, Islas Georgia del Sur y Sandwich del Sur)
Antipode55.867°N / 153.905°E
Intensidad del temblorTemblor moderado cerca del epicentro
Sentido0 informes
Fuente primaria de datosUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Volcán mas cercanoZavodovski (109 km / 68 mi)
Lugares cercanos
Tiempo en el epicentro en el momento del sismoOvercast Clouds 1.3°C (34 F), humidity: 93%, wind: 7 m/s (13 kts) from NW
Energía sísmica estimada liberada2.8 x 1012 joules (783 MWh, equivalente a 674 toneladas de TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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5.110 km- South Sandwich Islands regionUSGS
4.852 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionGFZ

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