Mag. 4.7 earthquake - New Zealand on Tuesday, 14 July 2020 at 16:53 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 267 km depth
14 Jul 17:02 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 9 minutes.
Date & time: 14 Jul 2020 04:53:09 UTC -
Depth: 267.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.82239°S / 179.77821°W
Nearest volcano: Volcano W
(57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:666 km (414 mi) NNE of Hicks Bay697 km (433 mi) NE of Whangarei
(pop: 50,900)743 km (462 mi) NNE of Whakatane
(pop: 18,600)750 km (466 mi) NNE of Tauranga
(pop: 110,300)751 km (466 mi) NE of Auckland
(pop: 417,900)755 km (469 mi) NE of Manukau
(pop: 362,000)790 km (491 mi) NNE of Rotorua
(pop: 65,900)802 km (498 mi) NE of Hamilton
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011
joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.7||267 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
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