Magnitude 6.5 - SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION

2011 March 06 14:32:35 UTC

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Earthquake Details

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Magnitude6.5
Date-Time
Location56.387°S, 27.019°W
Depth84.2 km (52.3 miles)
RegionSOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION
Distances33 km (20 miles) NNE of Visokoi Island, South Sandwich Islands
293 km (182 miles) N of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands
2066 km (1283 miles) ESE of STANLEY, Falkland Islands
3408 km (2117 miles) SE of BUENOS AIRES, D.F., Argentina
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 15.1 km (9.4 miles); depth +/- 0.3 km (0.2 miles)
ParametersNST=348, Nph=361, Dmin=645.7 km, Rmss=1.13 sec, Gp= 25°,
M-type=centroid moment magnitude (Mw), Version=C
Source
  • USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDusb0001q4l
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