Mag. 4.6 earthquake - New Zealand on Tuesday, 16 June 2020 at 05:24 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 182 km depth
16 Jun 05:31 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 7 minutes.
Depth: 181.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.18501°S / 179.72226°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Havre Seamount (65 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
741 km (460 mi) NE of Kerikeri (pop: 5,650)
749 km (465 mi) NE of Whangarei (pop: 50,900)
763 km (474 mi) ENE of Taipa (Far North District) (pop: 1,730)
766 km (476 mi) NNE of Tairua (pop: 1,590)
782 km (486 mi) NNE of Whangamata (pop: 4,250)
793 km (492 mi) NE of Thames (pop: 7,140)
793 km (493 mi) NE of Dargaville (pop: 4,670)
798 km (496 mi) NNE of Waihi Beach (pop: 2,010)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||182 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
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