Mag. 3.0 earthquake - New Zealand on Sunday, 14 July 2019 at 18:54 (GMT)

Mag. 3.0 earthquake  - New Zealand on Sunday, 14 July 2019 at 18:54 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 5 km depth

14 Jul 18:56 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 1 minutes.
Jul 14 18:58: Magnitude recalculated from 2.7 to 3.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.5 to 1.2 km.
Jul 14 19:03: Magnitude recalculated from 3.1 to 3.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.2 to 5.0 km.
Date & time: 14 Jul 2019 06:54:55 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 3.0
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.26923°S / 168.07008°E (New Zealand)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (29 mi) NNE of Milford Sound (Southland) (pop: 435)
89 km (55 mi) WSW of Haast (West Coast) (pop: 279)
97 km (60 mi) NNW of Queenstown (Otago) (pop: 10,400)
131 km (81 mi) NNE of Te Anau (Southland) (pop: 2,070)
238 km (148 mi) N of Invercargill (Southland) (pop: 47,300)
254 km (158 mi) W of Timaru (Canterbury) (pop: 28,000)
262 km (163 mi) NW of Dunedin (Otago) (pop: 114,300)
375 km (233 mi) WSW of Christchurch (Canterbury) (pop: 363,900)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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M 3.05 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)

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