Articles tagged "south sandwich island"

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New volcano eruption in the South Sandwich Islands at Mt Curry, Zavodovski Island

A new eruption on the remote Zavodovski Island in the South Sandwich island chain was detected by NASA's Aqua satellite on  April 27, 2012.The satellite picture shows a plume originating from the island's active crater known as Mt Curry, or sometimes also referred

May 04, 2012

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Unusually strong seismic activity in first days of September

 16 earthquakes magnitude 5+ (Japan, Panama, South Africa, Kuril Islands, Chile, South Sandwich Islands, Fox Islands, Santa Cruz Islands, Indonesia, Scotia Sea)7 earthquakes magnitude 6+ (Sumatra, Tonga, Vanuatu, South Sandwich Islands, Fox Islands,

September 05, 2011

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Earthquake 6.2 hits South Sandwich Island

A 6.2 magnitude earthquake has struck the South Sandwich volcanic islands at a depth of 106 km (65.9 miles) according to USGS. The location of epicenter was 19 km (11 miles) NNE of Visokoi Island, South Sandwich Islands, 278 km (172 miles) N of Bristol Island,

September 03, 2011