South Sandwich Islands Historical Magnitude 6+ Earthquakes

These are the results for a set of 500km radius circular searches based on the most recent Magnitude 6 in the area.

This map shows the general area to which I am referring. The circular search encompasses all of the Islands in the group. The grey blobs are the M6+ since 1970 courtesy of the USGS Historic quakes KML file. Total quakes found from 1900 t0 2013 = 138

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The list below is the earthquakes from the USGS quakes posted on their web site and is in descending date order. This covers from today (27 Jul 2013) back to 01 Jan 2012 inclusive (4 quakes). The distances are from the current epicentre which is the first in this list.

Date/Time,Latitude,Longitude,Magnitude,Distance From Epicentre
2013-07-26T21:32:59.120Z,-57.78930,-23.95940,6.2000,0.0
2013-07-15T14:03:43.050Z,-60.86790,-25.14360,7.3000,348.9
2012-04-17T19:03:55.000Z,-59.09880,-16.69280,6.2000,446.9
2012-01-22T05:53:41.000Z,-56.67000,-25.01800,6.0000,139.8

The list below is the earthquakes from the ANSS Catalogue and is in descending date order. This covers from 31 Dec 2011 back to 01 Jan 2001 inclusive (29 quakes).

Date/Time,Latitude,Longitude,Magnitude,Distance From Epicentre
2011-12-11T09:54:55.200Z,-56.00900,-28.18400,6.3000,323.9
2011-09-03T04:48:57.310Z,-56.45100,-26.84700,6.4000,229.2
2011-07-15T13:26:02.950Z,-60.76200,-23.52300,6.2000,331.5
2011-03-06T14:32:36.080Z,-56.42200,-27.06300,6.5000,241.3
2010-12-08T05:24:35.260Z,-56.41200,-25.74100,6.3000,187.1
2009-04-16T14:57:06.200Z,-60.20300,-26.85800,6.7000,315.6
2009-02-28T14:33:06.350Z,-60.52500,-24.79600,6.3000,307.9
2008-06-30T06:17:43.020Z,-58.22700,-22.09900,7.0000,119.9
2008-04-28T15:57:55.280Z,-58.73900,-24.71400,6.1000,114.5
2008-04-14T09:45:19.700Z,-56.02200,-28.03500,6.0000,315.9
2008-02-23T15:57:20.490Z,-57.33500,-23.43300,6.8000,59.4
2008-02-10T12:22:02.650Z,-60.79700,-25.58600,6.6000,347.0
2007-04-28T14:02:37.910Z,-60.78900,-20.20800,6.1000,395.7
2007-02-28T23:13:15.610Z,-55.24500,-29.14200,6.2000,425.4
2007-01-20T06:21:04.560Z,-55.41900,-29.53300,6.2000,430.9
2006-01-02T06:10:49.760Z,-60.95700,-21.60600,7.4000,376.6
2005-06-12T19:26:24.800Z,-56.29300,-27.07500,6.0000,251.4
2005-05-18T09:10:53.650Z,-56.41300,-26.86300,6.0000,232.7
2005-01-08T18:45:03.820Z,-55.29900,-27.95600,6.0000,369.6
2004-10-26T22:53:07.860Z,-57.07100,-24.67900,6.4000,90.7
2004-10-26T20:48:10.580Z,-57.06700,-24.82900,6.0000,95.7
2004-09-11T21:52:38.300Z,-57.97600,-25.34200,6.1000,84.4
2004-09-06T12:42:59.390Z,-55.37200,-28.97600,6.9000,408.0
2002-12-18T14:12:21.750Z,-57.09200,-24.98100,6.1000,98.7
2002-12-17T04:32:53.070Z,-56.95200,-24.82500,6.2000,106.6
2002-11-12T01:46:48.940Z,-56.55000,-27.53600,6.2000,255.8
2002-07-30T06:55:07.780Z,-57.88900,-23.24200,6.2000,43.9
2002-03-09T12:27:11.220Z,-56.01900,-27.33200,6.0000,284.0

The list below is the earthquakes from the USGS Centennial Catalogue and is in descending date order. This covers from 31 Dec 2001 back to 01 Jan 1900 inclusive (105 quakes).

Date/Time,Latitude,Longitude,Magnitude,Distance From Epicentre
2001-04-13T15:33:55.540Z,-59.79300,-25.56300,6.2000,241.2
2000-11-07T00:18:07.440Z,-55.58100,-29.72300,6.8000,429.0
1999-10-18T02:43:26.250Z,-56.24000,-26.61400,6.3000,235.6
1998-08-29T08:30:24.280Z,-55.79100,-27.11800,6.0000,293.8
1997-10-05T18:04:31.450Z,-59.71800,-29.29600,6.3000,375.0
1997-06-02T21:24:39.230Z,-57.86000,-25.53800,6.1000,93.8
1996-05-30T03:04:38.740Z,-56.73200,-26.42600,6.0000,189.3
1996-01-22T23:19:59.850Z,-60.69100,-25.97700,6.2000,342.4
1995-08-18T02:16:28.260Z,-55.86500,-28.86600,6.2000,367.1
1995-04-14T13:15:20.930Z,-60.84700,-20.05100,6.3000,405.8
1995-03-26T02:16:14.750Z,-56.07200,-28.32400,6.3000,326.4
1994-07-25T22:00:24.100Z,-56.34100,-27.40400,6.6000,263.2
1993-05-02T11:26:57.500Z,-56.45700,-24.55600,6.4000,152.4
1993-04-05T04:00:04.310Z,-59.83500,-26.33700,6.2000,265.5
1993-03-20T09:20:34.790Z,-56.07400,-27.82100,6.3000,302.0
1993-03-10T12:39:21.840Z,-59.84200,-25.83400,6.5000,252.5
1993-03-09T07:45:42.020Z,-59.71800,-25.80400,6.3000,239.4
1993-01-10T14:39:02.220Z,-59.29600,-26.34400,6.7000,217.3
1992-11-21T22:39:33.170Z,-56.53700,-25.89500,6.6000,181.7
1992-08-24T19:40:35.170Z,-56.72400,-26.83000,6.1000,209.4
1992-06-22T04:00:44.480Z,-60.82200,-22.12100,6.4000,353.0
1991-12-28T00:52:15.590Z,-56.09900,-24.60900,6.6000,192.0
1991-12-27T04:06:01.140Z,-55.96800,-25.05000,7.2000,213.1
1991-06-15T01:13:19.920Z,-58.34600,-24.39800,6.6000,67.1
1990-09-14T09:20:19.640Z,-60.81500,-22.91800,6.0000,341.6
1990-05-09T04:21:19.220Z,-56.39700,-27.12200,6.0000,245.9
1990-04-06T07:52:01.520Z,-60.69200,-25.52700,6.0000,334.9
1989-04-28T20:26:19.230Z,-59.59200,-29.39800,6.0000,372.6
1988-11-01T22:31:07.860Z,-57.39900,-25.23800,6.3000,87.7
1988-05-01T23:06:32.280Z,-56.01400,-27.79900,6.2000,305.4
1988-04-17T05:11:33.720Z,-58.55500,-25.33500,6.3000,117.3
1987-07-09T07:27:33.680Z,-56.48400,-25.68900,6.0000,178.7
1987-06-10T19:51:28.340Z,-60.38300,-27.28700,6.2000,345.4
1987-02-23T02:43:40.810Z,-58.02000,-25.45700,6.2000,92.2
1987-01-30T22:29:38.420Z,-60.15700,-27.01000,7.0000,316.0
1986-09-05T02:47:17.490Z,-59.51900,-29.68200,6.1000,382.7
1986-04-14T14:52:12.790Z,-57.81100,-24.45200,6.4000,29.3
1985-11-06T08:15:42.650Z,-58.80500,-26.33300,6.1000,178.9
1985-07-28T22:59:52.970Z,-60.36300,-27.13000,6.4000,338.7
1985-05-15T20:12:45.420Z,-56.74600,-25.45000,6.5000,146.6
1984-07-17T14:14:18.110Z,-56.47100,-27.45600,6.0000,256.9
1984-06-22T15:55:31.130Z,-58.37900,-15.78800,6.3000,484.5
1983-10-22T13:07:37.990Z,-60.71300,-25.39700,6.5000,335.2
1983-10-22T05:53:21.050Z,-60.53600,-24.89200,6.4000,310.0
1983-10-22T04:21:33.920Z,-60.68800,-25.49400,7.1000,333.9
1983-01-18T15:23:35.140Z,-58.06400,-24.33700,6.4000,37.9
1982-05-07T05:38:36.760Z,-60.69900,-20.96900,7.0000,365.4
1982-03-10T21:58:46.110Z,-56.12800,-27.44100,6.6000,280.4
1981-12-14T12:05:54.610Z,-56.45500,-26.56400,6.1000,216.1
1981-09-13T07:25:15.090Z,-60.91100,-19.97500,6.0000,414.0
1978-03-07T23:31:29.480Z,-56.58700,-25.68200,6.1000,169.2
1977-09-14T14:51:05.580Z,-56.43000,-25.74800,6.1000,185.7
1977-08-26T19:50:00.270Z,-59.56400,-20.51300,7.2000,280.4
1977-08-04T01:11:11.980Z,-56.10100,-27.84100,6.0000,301.0
1977-07-10T01:42:36.730Z,-56.12700,-27.70600,6.1000,292.8
1977-02-10T22:41:05.340Z,-60.95300,-23.10400,6.2000,355.1
1973-10-06T15:07:37.140Z,-60.95000,-21.62800,7.5000,375.4
1973-04-25T21:34:39.840Z,-59.35900,-26.14600,6.0000,215.7
1972-12-22T12:18:58.630Z,-55.57000,-28.27300,6.4000,360.9
1972-02-25T01:17:13.530Z,-60.64200,-25.53100,6.1000,329.6
1972-01-08T11:34:50.450Z,-55.80900,-28.85900,6.2000,370.6
1970-05-20T20:03:43.200Z,-55.93600,-28.26800,6.1000,333.1
1969-10-01T19:53:13.570Z,-60.86800,-19.76700,6.0000,416.7
1969-01-18T03:02:40.480Z,-56.80600,-26.96000,6.0000,210.8
1968-10-04T06:04:38.010Z,-56.31000,-27.26600,6.0000,258.9
1967-09-19T12:45:36.230Z,-57.79100,-23.61800,6.0000,20.2
1967-08-22T13:02:04.910Z,-60.82100,-24.35800,6.1000,337.9
1966-02-09T04:40:31.110Z,-56.69800,-25.61200,6.4000,156.9
1965-04-18T12:41:56.410Z,-59.80300,-26.42000,6.0000,265.0
1965-04-18T09:39:21.670Z,-59.80600,-26.48300,6.0000,267.2
1965-04-08T20:30:55.730Z,-57.56900,-28.88800,6.3000,294.0
1964-05-29T09:04:37.940Z,-56.21200,-27.66900,6.1000,284.9
1964-05-26T10:59:12.890Z,-56.24500,-27.63100,7.5000,280.8
1963-12-31T17:37:34.070Z,-56.42400,-25.81100,6.8000,188.5
1963-01-30T10:10:06.180Z,-55.60000,-28.24200,6.8000,357.1
1961-09-08T11:26:32.330Z,-56.26000,-27.28300,7.6000,263.3
1961-09-01T00:09:39.060Z,-59.26700,-26.57600,7.2000,223.8
1959-12-14T23:22:04.500Z,-59.90600,-25.92800,6.9000,261.2
1959-02-15T04:42:40.710Z,-59.75800,-25.80200,6.7000,243.3
1954-02-22T12:03:28.440Z,-56.78600,-26.76100,7.0000,201.9
1949-12-27T23:57:16.000Z,-60.00000,-22.00000,6.7000,270.4
1949-02-28T00:13:04.000Z,-57.00000,-29.00000,6.6000,314.4
1943-11-02T18:08:22.000Z,-57.00000,-26.00000,7.2000,150.5
1943-03-25T18:27:15.000Z,-60.00000,-27.00000,7.0000,301.5
1943-03-09T09:48:55.000Z,-60.00000,-27.00000,7.1000,301.5
1941-11-15T04:19:57.280Z,-59.80200,-26.99300,7.1000,283.9
1937-09-08T00:40:14.760Z,-56.54100,-26.91200,7.1000,225.7
1936-09-07T12:17:10.760Z,-57.86200,-32.10500,6.8000,482.1
1936-01-14T05:36:30.920Z,-60.53000,-22.38000,6.8000,317.8
1935-07-17T10:46:15.110Z,-59.77900,-24.02500,6.8000,221.3
1935-05-14T23:23:02.310Z,-58.94600,-26.06500,6.9000,177.8
1933-08-28T22:19:46.710Z,-59.43900,-26.64300,7.2000,240.4
1930-08-18T09:53:44.270Z,-55.97800,-26.73400,6.9000,262.6
1930-04-21T11:50:59.700Z,-55.98500,-26.14000,6.8000,240.4
1930-03-30T08:26:14.590Z,-54.72200,-28.86100,6.8000,455.8
1929-12-06T20:21:09.450Z,-56.75800,-30.00300,6.8000,380.8
1929-12-06T16:46:42.910Z,-55.45600,-28.58700,6.8000,383.8
1929-06-27T12:47:14.900Z,-54.71400,-29.54900,8.0000,485.7
1926-06-20T06:54:15.680Z,-56.72700,-26.80300,6.9000,207.8
1926-03-21T14:19:14.300Z,-60.63100,-23.67300,7.1000,316.4
1925-01-21T18:11:00.000Z,-55.00000,-24.00000,6.8000,310.1
1923-05-01T10:36:20.530Z,-55.31600,-25.84400,6.8000,298.2
1921-09-13T02:36:56.380Z,-56.25900,-28.62200,7.0000,329.4
1910-11-15T14:21:48.000Z,-58.00000,-22.00000,7.2000,118.1
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