Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 386 km northeast of Auckland, New Zealand, on Sunday, 5 Apr 2020 1:02 am (GMT +0) -

Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 386 km northeast of Auckland, New Zealand, on Sunday, 5 Apr 2020 1:02 am (GMT +0)

Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 12 km depth

5 Apr 01:05 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 2 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.0 to 12.0 km.
Date & time: 5 Apr 2020 01:02:49 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 5 Apr 2020 1:02 am (GMT +0)
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.4295°S / 178.68582°E (South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Rumble II East (3 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
272 km (169 mi) NNE of Te Kaha (pop: 403) --> See nearby quakes!
337 km (209 mi) NE of Tauranga (pop: 110,300) --> See nearby quakes!
364 km (226 mi) N of Gisborne (pop: 34,300) --> See nearby quakes!
383 km (238 mi) ENE of Manukau (pop: 362,000) --> See nearby quakes!
385 km (239 mi) ENE of North Shore (pop: 207,900) --> See nearby quakes!
386 km (240 mi) ENE of Auckland (pop: 417,900) --> See nearby quakes!
396 km (246 mi) E of Whangarei (pop: 50,900) --> See nearby quakes!
398 km (247 mi) ENE of Waitakere (pop: 208,100) --> See nearby quakes!
401 km (249 mi) NE of Hamilton (pop: 152,600) --> See nearby quakes!
735 km (457 mi) NNE of Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
4.312 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)
4.32 km4.3 Off E. Coast Of N. Island, N.z. (New Zealand)EMSC

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