Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - New Zealand on Wednesday, 15 January 2020
15 Jan 01:09 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 9 minutes.
Depth: 257.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.75553°S / 177.3918°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Volcano W (196 km / 122 mi)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 15 Jan 01:00 UTC||M 4.7 / 257.8 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
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