Strong Earthquake Balleny Islands Region 08-Oct-17 (E172812048)

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Derived from USGS and other event data. See details below.
Event Details – subject to further review.

Magnitude 6.2[was 6.3] [reviewed]


Small Location map

  • Date-Time: 2017-10-08 20:48:58 UTC
  • Earthquake location: 61.747°S, 154.599°E
  • Seismic Region: 45 – Macquarie Loop
  • Seismic Geo Area: 7020 – Balleny Islands Region
  • Earthquake depth: 10.0 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No. (Not tsunamigenic or unknown at this time)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us2000b2v1
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-11-13 15:04:26 (UTC)


Event and Aftershocks
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser Historical Information
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
Location map

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