Mag. 3.6 earthquake - New Zealand on Saturday, 8 June 2019 at 17:46 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 6 km depth
8 Jun 17:53 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 6 minutes.
Depth: 5.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.37838°S / 168.20599°E (New Zealand)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) E of Jamestown (Southland District)
39 km (24 mi) NE of Milford Sound (Southland District) (pop: 435)
79 km (49 mi) NW of Arrowtown (Queenstown-Lakes District, Otago) (pop: 2,150)
81 km (50 mi) NNW of Queenstown (Otago) (pop: 10,400)
83 km (52 mi) WNW of Wanaka (Queenstown-Lakes District, Otago) (pop: 4,430)
87 km (54 mi) SW of Haast (Westland District, West Coast) (pop: 279)
245 km (152 mi) NW of Dunedin (Otago) (pop: 114,300)
367 km (228 mi) WSW of Christchurch (Canterbury) (pop: 363,900)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 3.6||5.9 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
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