Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - New Zealand on Thursday, 13 August 2020 at 13:23 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 5 km depth
13 Aug 16:37 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 3 hours.
Date & time: 13 Aug 2020 13:23:11 UTC -
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.47639°S / 167.19646°E (New Zealand)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) WNW of Milford Sound (pop: 435) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) NNW of Te Anau (pop: 2,070) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (82 mi) WNW of Queenstown (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (85 mi) WNW of Arrowtown (pop: 2,150) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) NW of Kingston (pop: 2,460) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (97 mi) W of Wanaka (pop: 4,430) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) WNW of Cromwell (pop: 5,160) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) NNW of Invercargill (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
302 km (188 mi) WNW of Dunedin (pop: 114,300) --> See nearby quakes!
712 km (442 mi) WSW of Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||5 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
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