Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 1157 km northeast of Wellington, New Zealand, on Wednesday, 17 April 2019 at 05:03 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 369 km depth
17 Apr 05:14 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 10 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Apr 2019 05:03:43 UTC
Depth: 369.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.83°S / 179.81°W (South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Volcano W (60 km / 37 mi)
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.8||369 km||Kermadec Islands Region (New Zealand)||GFZ|
|M 5.0||348 km||Kermadec Islands Region||EMSC|
|M 4.9||368 km||Kermadec Islands Region (New Zealand)||GeoAu|
|M 5.6||321 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
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