Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - New Zealand on Wednesday, 14 August 2019
Aug 14 03:58: Magnitude recalculated from 2.8 to 3.0.
Aug 14 04:11: Magnitude recalculated from 3.0 to 3.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 141.6 to 139.0 km.
Depth: 139.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.75729°S / 173.97041°E
Nearest volcano: Taranaki
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109
joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) [learn more
Date & time: Wednesday, 14 August 2019 03:55 UTC
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