Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 20:21 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 484 km depth
19 May 20:30 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 9 minutes.
Depth: 484.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.6353°S / 179.74742°E (international territory)
Antipode: 31.635°N / 0.253°W
Nearest volcano: Volcano W (104 km / 65 mi)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|4.4||484 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
|4.4||484 km||Kermadec Islands Region||EMSC|
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