Magnitude 6.9 earthquake strikes South Sandwich Islands region

Magnitude 6.9 earthquake strikes South Sandwich Islands region

SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS, 22nd August, 2021 – A magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck the South Sandwich Islands region, the US Geological Survey said early on Sunday.
The quake had a depth of 10 km (six miles), USGS said.
The US Tsunami Warning System said there was no tsunami warning after the earthquake.