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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - South Georgia & the South Sandwich Is. [Sea] on Monday, 4 September 2017

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION on Monday, 4 September 2017

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION on Monday, 4 September 2017
Sep 4 08:19: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 6.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 65.0 to 80.0 km.
Sep 4 08:30: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 6.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 80.0 to 40.0 km.
Date & time: Mon, 4 Sep 08:07:36 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57.79°S / 25.71°W (Géorgie du Sud et îles Sandwich du Sud)
Nearest volcano: Michael (54 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 4 Sep 2017
Mon, 4 Sep 08:07 UTCM 6.2 / 19.5 kmSouth Georgia & the South Sandwich Is. [Sea]INGV
Mon, 4 Sep 08:07 UTCM 6.1 / 85 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionGeoAu
Mon, 4 Sep 08:07 UTCM 6.0 / 35 km- 149km NNE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich IslandsUSGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 6 Sep 2017
Wed, 6 Sep 13:45 UTCM 4.9 / 35 km - [info] SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Thu, 30 Nov 23:09 UTCM 4.8 / 35 km - [info]- 141km NNE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Sun, 17 Dec 2017
Sun, 17 Dec 14:06 UTCM 4.9 / 35 km - [info]- 144km NNE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS
Wed, 27 Dec 2017
Wed, 27 Dec 10:11 UTCM 4.7 / 116.4 km - [info]- 113km NNE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands[Map]USGS

 

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