Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Kermadec Islands Region (New Zealand) on Sunday, 18 January 1976 at 04:59 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 57 km depth
Depth: 57.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.986°S / 177.366°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Hinetapeka (48 km / 30 mi)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 5.2||57 km||Kermadec Islands region (New Zealand)||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 5.2 quake Kermadec Islands Region (New Zealand) 18 January 04:59 UTC
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 19 Jan 1976 07:32 UTC| M 4.9 |33 km (20.5 mi) depth|21 km (13 mi) distance| USGS | Details