6.2 magnitude earthquake 385 km from Edinburgh of the Seven Seas, Tristan da Cunha, Saint Helena

1979-05-16 02:27:00 UTC

UTC time: Wednesday, May 16, 1979 02:27 AM
Your time: 1979-05-16T02:27:00Z
Magnitude Type: ms
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
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6.2 magnitude earthquake

1979-05-16 02:27:00 UTC at 02:27
May 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -35.666, -16.242
385.2 km from Edinburgh of the Seven Seas (239.2 miles)

Southern Mid Atlantic Ridge

Depth: 10 km