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Magnitude 7.3 earthquake strikes near Antarctica

Magnitude 7.3 earthquake strikes near Antarctica

The United States Geological Survey reports a preliminary magnitude 7.3 earthquake struck near Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands on Tuesday. The quake hit at 12:26 AM local time at a depth of 176 kilometers. There was no initial word on damage or injury resulting from the quake. More information on this earthquake is available on the USGS event page. See the latest USGS quake alerts, report feeling earthquake activity and tour interactive fault maps in the earthquake section.

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