5.4 magnitude earthquake 3 km from Orkney, North-West, South Africa

2014-08-05 10:22:33 UTC

UTC time: Tuesday, August 05, 2014 10:22 AM
Your time: 2014-08-05T10:22:33Z
No tsunami statement issued
Magnitude Type: mwb
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 806 people


A

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-05 10:22:33 UTC at 10:22
August 05, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.99, 26.705
3.2 km from Orkney (2.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

Aftershocks:
B

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-05 11:46:02 UTC at 11:46
August 05, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.84, 26.721
4.2 km from Stilfontein (2.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

C

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-05 16:58:42 UTC at 16:58
August 05, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.911, 26.782
7.2 km from Stilfontein (4.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

D

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-07 15:10:03 UTC at 15:10
August 07, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.823, 26.651
3.2 km from Klerksdorp (2.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

E

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-08 15:06:03 UTC at 15:06
August 08, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.925, 26.73
8.2 km from Orkney (5.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km