Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - 201km NE of Raoul Island, New Zealand on Monday, 1 August 2016
1 Aug 08:30 UTC: First to report: USGS after 29 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-07-31 20:01:28 -12:00
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.0152°S / 176.4008°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Raoul Island (204 km / 127 mi)
Primary data source: USGS
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|
|2016-07-31 20:01:28 -12:00 (1 Aug 08:01:28 UTC)||M 4.9 / 35 km||- 201km NE of Raoul Island, New Zealand||USGS|
|Mon, 1 Aug 08:01 UTC||M 4.9 / 48 km||KERMADEC ISLANDS REGION||EMSC|
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