Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - New Zealand on Sunday, 18 August 2019 at 00:16 (GMT)
18 Aug 00:19 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 3 minutes.
Depth: 141.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.06321°S / 177.80156°E (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Rumble IV (24 km / 15 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
187 km (116 mi) N of Te Kaha (pop: 400)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2019-08-18 00:16:24 UTC||M 3.4 / 141.9 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
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