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24 December 2011

Magnitude 5.9 - SOUTH OF AFRICA 2011 December 23 19:12:33 UTC


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Earthquake Details
  • This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
Magnitude5.9
Date-Time
Location52.129°S, 28.014°E
Depth9.8 km (6.1 miles)
RegionSOUTH OF AFRICA
Distances904 km (561 miles) SW of Marion Island, Prince Edward Islands
1662 km (1032 miles) E of Bouvet Island
2483 km (1542 miles) S of Durban, South Africa
2530 km (1572 miles) S of MASERU, Lesotho
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 17 km (10.6 miles); depth +/- 4.9 km (3.0 miles)
ParametersNST=151, Nph=167, Dmin=>999 km, Rmss=1.13 sec, Gp= 32°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=A
Source
  • Magnitude: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
    Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDusc0007by7

- USGS