Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - New Zealand on Monday, 7 September 2015
8 Sep 02:11 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 5 hours.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.295°S / 177.7538°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Volcano W (209 km / 130 mi)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Mon, 7 Sep 20:44 UTC||M 4.7 / 10 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
User reports for this quake
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