Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - New Zealand on Friday, 12 July 2019
12 Jul 00:31 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 14 minutes.
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.94177°S / 179.85464°E (international territory)
Nearest volcano: Brothers (126 km / 78 mi)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 12 Jul 00:16 UTC||M 5.1 / 33 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Seattle, WA (10752.8 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Aftershocks of the 5.1 quake: New Zealand, 12 Jul 2019 00:16
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 09 Aug 2019 08:13 UTC| M 4.3 |33 km (20.5 mi) depth|13 km (8 mi) distance| GEONET (NZ) | Details