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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - South Sandwich Islands Region on Thursday, 15 November 2018 - information

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - South Sandwich Islands Region on Thursday, 15 November 2018

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - South Sandwich Islands Region on Thursday, 15 November 2018
Nov 15 20:12: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.1.
Date & time: jeudi, 15 novembre 2018 20:02 UTC
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 56.76°S / 25.64°W (Géorgie du Sud et îles Sandwich du Sud)
Nearest volcano: Candlemas Island (72 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 8.9*10^13 J (24.8 GWh / 21301 tons of TNT / 1.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 15 Nov 2018
Thu, 15 Nov 20:02 UTCM 6.9 / 33 km- 41km E of Bristol Island, South Sandwich IslandsUSGS
Thu, 15 Nov 20:02 UTCM 6.2 / 5.8 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionGeoAu
Thu, 15 Nov 20:02 UTCM 6.4 / 10 km SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGIONEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Mobile,Al / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Fairhope Middle school / MMI IV (Light shaking)
North wales / not felt: I see that they have failed to mention the 7.0 magnitude earthquake at 8.02 pm depth 33.0 km ....??? Watch dutchsinse hes always accurate and can predict all quakes and eruptions... THE BIG ONE IS COMING TURN TO JESUS PEOPLE
Fairhope, AL / MMI III (Weak shaking): Front door shook open
daphne, alabama / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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