Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, on Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 20:08 GMT
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 391 km depth
6 Jul 20:14 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 5 minutes.
|Date & time||Jul 6, 2019 20:08:49 UTC|
|Local time at epicenter|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||32.33097°S / 179.07382°W (South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand)|
|Antipode||32.331°N / 0.926°E|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)|
|Nearest volcano||Volcano W (54 km / 34 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities|
|Estimated seismic energy released||1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|4.3||391 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
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