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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - New Zealand on Sunday, 16 June 2019
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.03881°S / 177.63789°W
Nearest volcano: Curtis Island
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011
joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more
Date & time: Sunday, 16 June 2019 00:12 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 16 Jun 2019|
|Sun, 16 Jun 00:12 UTC||M 4.6 / 35 km||101km ENE of L'Esperance Rock, New Zealand||USGS|
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