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South Carolina – 4.1 Magnitude Earthquake – 12km WNW of Edgefield

February 15, 2014

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Instrumental Intensity

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M 4.1 – 12km WNW of Edgefield, South Carolina

 2014-02-15 03:23:38 UTC

Earthquake location 33.812°N, 82.063°W

Event Time

  1. 2014-02-15 03:23:38 UTC
  2. 2014-02-14 22:23:38 UTC-05:00 at epicenter
  3. 2014-02-14 21:23:38 UTC-06:00 system time


33.812°N 82.063°W depth=4.8km (3.0mi)

Nearby Cities

  1. 12km (7mi) WNW of Edgefield, South Carolina
  2. 31km (19mi) NNE of Evans, Georgia
  3. 32km (20mi) N of Martinez, Georgia
  4. 35km (22mi) NNW of North Augusta, South Carolina
  5. 97km (60mi) WSW of Columbia, South Carolina


Tectonic Summary

Earthquakes in the Inland Carolinas Region

Since at least 1776, people living inland in North and South Carolina, and in adjacent parts of Georgia and Tennessee, have felt small earthquakes and suffered damage from infrequent larger ones. The largest earthquake in the area (magnitude…

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  1. February 15, 2014 10:53 pm

    Thank you for the re-blog 🙂

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