Mag. 4.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean on Saturday, 1 February 2020 at 03:07 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - South Pacific Ocean on Saturday, 1 February 2020 at 03:07 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 552 km depth

1 Feb 03:15 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 7 minutes.
Feb 1 03:26: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 4.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 554.4 to 551.6 km.
Date & time: 1 Feb 2020 03:07:52 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 551.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 25.26625°S / 179.82581°W (international territory)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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M 4.8552 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)

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