Mag. 4.4 earthquake - New Zealand on Saturday, 4 July 2020 at 14:44 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.4 earthquake  - New Zealand on Saturday, 4 July 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.
Date & time: 4 Jul 2020 02:44:16 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 361.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.58818°S / 179.66496°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Volcano W (54 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
694 km (431 mi) NNE of Hicks Bay
722 km (449 mi) NE of Whangarei (pop: 50,900)
771 km (479 mi) NE of Pakuranga (Auckland) (pop: 8,910)
772 km (479 mi) NNE of Whakatane (pop: 18,600)
777 km (483 mi) NE of Auckland (pop: 417,900)
778 km (483 mi) NNE of Tauranga (pop: 110,300)
782 km (486 mi) NE of Manukau (pop: 362,000)
796 km (495 mi) NE of Pukekohe East (pop: 21,400)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.4362 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)

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