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Earthquake Hazards Program

Magnitude 6.7 SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION

Thursday, April 16, 2009 at 14:57:06 UTC

Earthquake Location

World Location Earthquake Location
Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

Earthquake Location
Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

Map of SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS
Map of SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS

Preliminary Earthquake Report
U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver


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