An earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 5.3 has been recorded near Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands on 18 March 2016 10:52:00. The earthquake epicenter was located at precisely 38km N of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands and at a depth of approximately 102.08 km. No tsunami alert have been issued following this earthquake. Other details about the earthquake were not immediately available, and there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties. We will update this report as soon as we have more information.
Below is a map showing the location of the earthquake and additional information pertaining to the exact location of the epicenter.
Magnitude: 5.3Location: 38km N of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich IslandsTime in GMT: 18 March 2016 10:52:00Latitude of Epicenter: -56.3566Longitude of Epicenter: -27.2826Depth: 102.08 km