Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Kermadec Islands, New Zealand, on Tuesday, 15 July 1980 at 14:08 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 129 km depth
Depth: 129.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.13°S / 177.255°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Hinetapeka (65 km / 40 mi)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.8||129 km||Kermadec Islands, New Zealand||USGS|
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