Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - New Zealand on Wednesday, 30 September 2015
30 Sep 20:11 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 4 hours.
Depth: 239.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.9303°S / 177.9482°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Volcano W (167 km / 104 mi)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 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 16:27 UTC||M 4.0 / 239.8 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
User reports for this quake
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