Recent Earthquake Teachable Moments

What Are Teachable Moments?

November 25, 2013 (06:27:33 UTC)

Quake Location

Magnitude 7.0 South Atlantic Ocean

A magnitude 7.0 earthquake occurred 300 km southeast of the Falkland Islands.  There was a M 5.6 earthquake 24 seconds prior to this mainshock and was followed by four aftershocks ranging from M 4.6 to M 5.5.

Teachable Moment Presentation

10 slide Powerpoint presentation (zipped ppt/animation 9.22 MB / pdf 983 kB)

En Español

Presentación en Español (zipped ppt 4.16 MB / pdf 1.07 MB)

USGS Resources

Earthquake Information

IRIS Data Management Center (DMC) Pages


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