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Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - New Zealand on Monday, 25 March 2019

Light mag. 4.5 earthquake  - New Zealand on Monday, 25 March 2019
Date & time: Mon, 25 Mar 12:49:53 UTC
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 543.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.11304°S / 179.4968°W (international territory)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 24.8°S/177.02°W (262 km)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 3.5*10^11 J (98.6 MWh / 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 25 Mar 2019
Mon, 25 Mar 12:49 UTCM 4.5 / 505 kmSouth Of Fiji IslandsEMSC
Mon, 25 Mar 12:49 UTCM 4.5 / 504.6 kmSouth of the Fiji IslandsUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 2 Apr 2019
Tue, 2 Apr 20:33 UTCM 4.5 / 540.5 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 5 Apr 2019
Fri, 5 Apr 07:26 UTCM 4.8 / 590.1 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 6 Apr 2019
Sat, 6 Apr 03:27 UTCM 4.3 / 500 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 12 Apr 2019
Fri, 12 Apr 20:54 UTCM 4.3 / 598.1 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
Mon, 15 Apr 07:57 UTCM 4.6 / 500 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 18 Apr 2019
Thu, 18 Apr 10:42 UTCM 4.6 / 100 km - [info]New Zealand (Fiji)[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 20 Apr 2019
Sat, 20 Apr 11:23 UTCM 4.4 / 468.4 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 23 Apr 2019
Tue, 23 Apr 03:28 UTCM 4.0 / 516.1 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 23 Apr 13:56 UTCM 4.3 / 576.6 km - [info]New Zealand (Fiji)[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Tue, 23 Apr 14:20 UTCM 5.9 / 379 km - [info]South of Fiji Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 23 Apr 15:22 UTCM 4.7 / 561 km - [info]South of Fiji Islands[Map]BMKG
Thu, 2 May 2019
Thu, 2 May 06:34 UTCM 4.6 / 548 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Wed, 8 May 2019
Wed, 8 May 14:14 UTCM 3.8 / 594.3 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 9 May 2019
Thu, 9 May 04:44 UTCM 4.5 / 521 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 10 May 2019
Fri, 10 May 14:05 UTCM 4.9 / 552.8 km - [info]South of Fiji Islands[Map]GeoAu
Fri, 10 May 22:56 UTCM 4.4 / 584 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 13 May 2019
Mon, 13 May 11:38 UTCM 4.7 / 537.4 km - [info]New Zealand (Fiji)[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Mon, 13 May 16:41 UTCM 4.9 / 454 km - [info]New Zealand (Fiji)[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Wed, 22 May 2019
Wed, 22 May 11:53 UTCM 4.6 / 489 km - [info]South of the Fiji Islands
I FELT IT
[Map]USGS

 

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