Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - New Zealand on Wednesday, 11 September 2019
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 79.6 to 84.9 km.
Depth: 84.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.42696°S / 174.20313°E
Nearest volcano: Taranaki
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011
joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more
Date & time: Wednesday, 11 September 2019 06:57 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 11 Sep 2019|
|Wed, 11 Sep 06:57 UTC||M 4.5 / 110.9 km||66km SSW of Patea, New Zealand||USGS|
|Wed, 11 Sep 06:57 UTC||M 4.5 / 112 km||Cook Strait, New Zealand||EMSC|
"I felt it" reports:
(120.8 km SW of epicenter) [Map]
/ MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
NELSON (120.9 km SW of epicenter) [Map]
/ MMI IV (Light shaking): A jolt - after creaking in the ceiling - felt on Port Hills directly above Port.
(132.3 km SW of epicenter) [Map]
/ MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
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