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Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - New Zealand on Friday, 15 March 2019

Light mag. 4.2 earthquake  - New Zealand on Friday, 15 March 2019
Date & time: Fri, 15 Mar 05:32:44 UTC
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.88964°S / 177.21718°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Volcano W (185 km)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
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"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 15 Mar 2019
Fri, 15 Mar 15:47 UTCM 4.7 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 17 Mar 2019
Sun, 17 Mar 12:20 UTCM 4.8 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 17 Mar 13:01 UTCM 4.4 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 18 Mar 2019
Mon, 18 Mar 14:30 UTCM 5.5 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 18 Mar 14:49 UTCM 4.3 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 18 Mar 14:59 UTCM 4.7 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 18 Mar 15:07 UTCM 5.3 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 18 Mar 18:50 UTCM 4.4 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 19 Mar 2019
Tue, 19 Mar 09:14 UTCM 4.5 / 12 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 19 Mar 10:11 UTCM 4.6 / 12 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 19 Mar 12:32 UTCM 4.5 / 293 km - [info]Kermadec Islands Region (New Zealand)
I FELT IT
[Map]BMKG
Wed, 20 Mar 2019
Wed, 20 Mar 13:16 UTCM 4.5 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Wed, 20 Mar 23:11 UTCM 5.2 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 21 Mar 2019
Thu, 21 Mar 00:14 UTCM 4.6 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 21 Mar 19:24 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Kermadec Islands Region (New Zealand)
I FELT IT
[Map]GFZ
Sat, 23 Mar 2019 (8 earthquakes)
Sat, 23 Mar 07:45 UTCM 4.8 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 23 Mar 07:47 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 23 Mar 07:59 UTCM 4.6 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 23 Mar 08:28 UTCM 4.7 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 23 Mar 10:01 UTCM 4.8 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 23 Mar 10:04 UTCM 4.8 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 23 Mar 11:48 UTCM 4.6 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 23 Mar 12:25 UTCM 4.8 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand
I FELT IT
[Map]GEONET (NZ)

 

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