Earthquake: Magnitude 6.2 – south of Africa

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M6.2 Earthquake – south of Africa

Preliminary Report

Magnitude

6.2

Date-Time

26 Sep 2020 17:10:23 UTC
26 Sep 2020 19:10:23 near epicenter
26 Sep 2020 09:10:23 standard time in your timezone

Location

48.063S, 31.674E

Depth

10 km

Distances

1645.7 km (1020.3 mi) SSE of Port Elizabeth, South Africa
1656.9 km (1027.3 mi) SSE of Port Alfred, South Africa
1665.3 km (1032.5 mi) SSE of Kruisfontein, South Africa
1673.0 km (1037.2 mi) SSE of Uitenhage, South Africa
1726.7 km (1070.5 mi) SSE of Bhisho, South Africa

Event ID

us 6000c1np

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