Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, on Saturday, July 4, 2020 at 14:44 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 362 km depth
4 Jul 14:52 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 8 minutes.
Depth: 361.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.58818°S / 179.66496°W (South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand)
Antipode: 31.588°N / 0.335°E
Nearest volcano: Volcano W (54 km / 34 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||362 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
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