Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - New Zealand on Tuesday, 15 September 2015
15 Sep 22:11 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 19 hours.
Depth: 86.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.5621°S / 178.3493°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Volcano W (111 km / 69 mi)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 15 Sep 03:29 UTC||M 4.3 / 86 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
User reports for this quake
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