Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - New Zealand on Wednesday, 30 September 2015
30 Sep 20:11 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 19 hours.
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.7783°S / 177.8527°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Volcano W (162 km / 101 mi)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 30 Sep 01:40 UTC||M 4.9 / 33 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
|Wed, 30 Sep 01:40 UTC||M 4.7 / 9 km||South of Kermadec Islands||GFZ|
User reports for this quake
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