Mag. 3.1 earthquake - New Zealand on Monday, 12 August 2019 at 16:48 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 11 km depth
12 Aug 16:51 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 3 minutes.
Date & time: 12 Aug 2019 04:48:07 UTC -
Depth: 10.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.55454°S / 167.85953°E
Nearby towns and cities:14 km (8 mi) NNW of Milford Sound
(pop: 435)83 km (51 mi) NW of Queenstown
(pop: 10,400)97 km (60 mi) N of Te Anau
(pop: 2,070)114 km (71 mi) N of Manapouri
(pop: 248)121 km (75 mi) SW of Haast
(pop: 279)192 km (119 mi) NNW of Gore
(pop: 12,100)209 km (130 mi) N of Invercargill
(pop: 47,300)254 km (158 mi) NW of Dunedin
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109
joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||10.8 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
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