Mag. 4.7 earthquake - South Sandwich Islands Region on 16 Oct 9:12 am (GMT -2) -

Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - South Sandwich Islands Region on 16 Oct 9:12 am (GMT -2)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

16 Oct 13:04 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 1 heure et 52 minutes.
Date & time: 16 Oct 2020 11:12:32 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 16 Oct 9:12 am (GMT -2)
Magnitude: 4.7
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 55.36°S / 28.19°W (Géorgie du Sud et îles Sandwich du Sud)
Volcan le plus près: Protector Shoal (63 km / 39 mi)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds -0.4°C (31 F), humidity: 99%, wind: 11 m/s (22 kts) from NW
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.710 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionGFZ
M 4.710 kmSouth Sandwich Islands RegionEMSC

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