Major Earthquake Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge 13-Feb-15 (E150441859)

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Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 7.1 (Was initially 6.9)
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2015-02-13T18:59:11.820Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 52.594°N, 31.920°W
  • Seismic Region: 32 – Atlantic Ocean
  • Seismic Geo Area: 4030 – Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge
  • Earthquake depth: 10.0 km
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usb000tp5q

Mag 6+ events in region in the last 20 years ~500 miles radius of the event (Max 100) from IRIS
(The current event may not appear for a few minutes or so after the time.)
The above events in the IRIS Earthquake Browser 3D viewer

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