Earthquake Details


More information about this international event may be available from the United States Geological Survey


Origin time Formal uncertainties Quality Indicators
Date & time (UTC): 22 May 1960 @ 19:11:17 Origin time: 6.85 seconds Time defining stations: 11
  Semi-major axis: 2 km Number of phases used: 11

Location

Semi-minor axis: 2 km Max azimuthal gap: 128°
Latitude: -38.294° Strike angle: 324° RMS residual: 7.25 seconds
Longitude: -73.054° Depth: 1 km  
Depth: 35 km  

Solution status

    Last updated: 16 May 2014 @ 09:23:33 (AEST)

Magnitude

  Reviewed: Yes
Mwp: 9.5 (Preferred)   Source: USGS
Mb: --    
Ms: 8.5    
Md: --
ML: --    
Important: Read about the limitations of this data.
Data retrieved: 06/05/2016 @ 01:46:15 (UTC)