Another monster quake rocks the Southern Hemisphere after a magnitude 7.1 - hits the South Sandwich Islands.
The magnitude 7.1 quake struck on Monday in the southern Atlantic Ocean, close to the South Sandwich Islands north of Antarctica, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
The quake initially reported as a magnitude 7.5, was in a remote area and fairly deep underground. The U.S. Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said in an advisory that it did not cause a tsunami threat.
This mornings quake is the 5th of December and the 125th of 2018.