Mag. 4.2 earthquake - New Zealand on Sunday, 13 January 2019 at 18:04 (GMT)

Mag. 4.2 earthquake  - New Zealand on Sunday, 13 January 2019 at 18:04 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 5 km depth

13 Jan 18:06 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 1 minutes.
Jan 13 18:07: Magnitude recalculated from 3.8 to 4.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 12.0 to 14.8 km.
Jan 13 18:09: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 4.1.
Jan 13 18:22: Magnitude recalculated from 4.1 to 4.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 14.8 to 5.0 km.
Date & time: 13 Jan 2019 06:04:53 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.47356°S / 167.89023°E (New Zealand)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) N of Milford Sound (pop: 435)
87 km (54 mi) NW of Queenstown (pop: 10,400)
106 km (66 mi) N of Te Anau (pop: 2,070)
199 km (124 mi) NNW of Gore (pop: 12,100)
217 km (135 mi) N of Invercargill (pop: 47,300)
257 km (160 mi) NW of Dunedin (pop: 114,300)
267 km (166 mi) W of Timaru (pop: 28,000)
394 km (245 mi) WSW of Christchurch (pop: 363,900)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.25 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)

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