The Carlini base on King George Island, hosting the seismometer located closest to the seismic region, and the Bransfield Strait

Massive earthquake swarm hit Antarctica in 2020, study says

A ‘swarm’ of 85,000 earthquakes in Antarctica that lasted about six months in 2020 was triggered by magma from an underwater volcano, a new study says. The swarm occurred at Orca Seamount, a deep-sea volcano near King George Island in Antarctica, in the Bransfield Strait, which has been inactive for ‘a long time’. Researchers have …

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