Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - New Zealand on Sunday, 13 September 2015
13 Sep 20:11 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 7 hours.
Depth: 2.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.3441°S / 178.251°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Volcano W (188 km / 117 mi)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 13 Sep 13:20 UTC||M 4.6 / 2.9 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
User reports for this quake
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