Mag. 4.4 earthquake - Kermadec Islands Region on Wednesday, 4 December 2019 at 00:23 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 412 km depth
4 Dec 01:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 33 minutes.
Depth: 412.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.88°S / 179.87°E (international territory)
Nearest volcano: Havre Seamount (107 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
724 km (450 mi) NE of Russell (Northland, New Zealand) (pop: 839)
734 km (456 mi) NE of Kerikeri (Far North District, Northland, New Zealand) (pop: 5,650)
744 km (463 mi) NE of Waimate North (Northland, New Zealand) (pop: 2,800)
746 km (464 mi) NE of Whangarei (Northland, New Zealand) (pop: 50,900)
752 km (467 mi) NE of Ruakaka (Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand) (pop: 2,920)
766 km (476 mi) NNE of Whitianga (Thames-Coromandel District, Waikato, New Zealand) (pop: 3,370)
790 km (491 mi) NE of Dargaville (Northland, New Zealand) (pop: 4,670)
794 km (493 mi) NNE of Whangamata (Waikato, New Zealand) (pop: 4,250)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.4||412 km||Kermadec Islands Region||EMSC|
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