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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - New Zealand on Monday, 18 March 2019

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake  - New Zealand on Monday, 18 March 2019
Mar 18 15:00: Magnitude recalculated from 5.4 to 5.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 33.0 to 18.9 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 18.9 to 33.0 km.
Date & time: Monday, 18 March 2019 14:30 UTC
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.70345°S / 177.02058°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Curtis Island (203 km)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 1.1*10^13 J (3.12 GWh / 2682 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 18 Mar 2019
Mon, 18 Mar 14:30 UTCM 5.0 / 10 kmKermadec Islands Region (New Zealand)BMKG
Mon, 18 Mar 14:30 UTCM 5.0 / 10 kmKermadec Islands Region (New Zealand)GFZ
Mon, 18 Mar 14:30 UTCM 5.2 / 10 kmKermadec Islands Region (New Zealand)EMSC
Mon, 18 Mar 14:30 UTCM 5.2 / 8.5 km112km ESE of L'Esperance Rock, New ZealandUSGS

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