Earthquake Details

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Date and Time
UTC: 15 August 1950 @ 14:09:30

Location unspecified magnitude 8.6 (authority ISS) changed to Ms 8.6 (authority ABE1)
Coordinates: 28.700, 96.600
Depth: 0 km

Ms: 8.6

Potentially Tsunamigenic

Solution status
Last updated: 27 January 2010 @ 14:54:04 (AEDT)
Solution reviewed: Yes
Source: --

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Data retrieved: 21/10/2016 @ 20:24:50 (UTC)