Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - New Zealand on Monday, 25 March 2019
25 Mar 23:39 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 14 minutes.
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.37367°S / 178.45432°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Volcano W (180 km / 112 mi)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Mon, 25 Mar 23:25 UTC||M 5.3 / 33 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Helsinki / not felt
Aftershocks of the 5.3 quake: New Zealand, 25 Mar 2019 23:25
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (3 quakes):
- 25 Apr 2019 13:36 UTC| M 4.9 |33 km (20.5 mi) depth|23 km (15 mi) distance| GEONET (NZ) | Details
- 30 Mar 2019 00:51 UTC| M 4.7 |100 km (62.1 mi) depth|25 km (15 mi) distance| GEONET (NZ) | Details
- 26 Mar 2019 07:06 UTC| M 4.1 |100 km (62.1 mi) depth|24 km (15 mi) distance| GEONET (NZ) | Details