Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Kermadec Islands Region on Thursday, 15 September 2016
16 Sep 10:46 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 14 hours.
Depth: 37.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.98°S / 176.42°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Raoul Island (205 km / 127 mi)
Primary data source: GFZ
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|
|Thu, 15 Sep 20:48 UTC||M 4.9 / 37 km||Kermadec Islands Region||GFZ|
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