Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Kermadec Islands Region (New Zealand) on Tuesday, 24 June 1980 at 06:55 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 50 km depth
Depth: 50.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.992°S / 176.51°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Hinetapeka (129 km / 80 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
866 km (538 mi) S of ‘Ohonua (Ohonua, 'Eua, Tonga) (pop: 1,240)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.8||50 km||Kermadec Islands region (New Zealand)||USGS|
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