Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean on 2019-04-17 17:03:42 +12:00
Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 331 km depth
17 Apr 05:30 UTC: First to report: USGS after 26 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-04-17 17:03:42 +12:00
Depth: 330.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.7203°S / 179.7349°E↗ (international territory)
Antipode: 31.72°N / 0.265°W↗
Nearest volcano: Volcano W (104 km / 65 mi)
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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|5.0||331 km||133km WSW of L'Esperance Rock, New Zealand||USGS|
|5.1||387 km||Kermadec Islands Region||BMKG|
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