Shallow M6.7 earthquake hits southern East Pacific Rise

Shallow M6.7 earthquake hits southern East Pacific Rise

A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.7 hit southern East Pacific Rise at 00:42 UTC on May 19, 2021. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.6 at a depth of 15 km (9.3 miles). The epicenter was located 660 km…

Shallow M6.3 earthquake hits Southern East Pacific Rise

Shallow M6.3 earthquake hits Southern East Pacific Rise

A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.3 hit Southern East Pacific Rise at 23:09 UTC on November 15, 2018. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). EMSC is reporting the same magnitude and depth. There are no people living within…

Very strong and shallow M7.1 earthquake strikes southern East Pacific Rise

Very strong and shallow M7.1 earthquake strikes southern East Pacific Rise

A very strong and shallow M7.1 earthquake was registered in the southern East Pacific Rise (Challenger Fracture Zone) on October 9, 2014 at 02:14 UTC. USGS is reporting depth of 15.5km (9.6 miles). The quake was followed by several strong aftershocks. The southern stret