Mag. 4.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 1336 km northeast of Wellington, New Zealand, on Tuesday, 10 December 2013 at 21:31 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 85 km depth
11 Dec 08:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 hours.
Depth: 85.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.68°S / 178.24°W (South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Curtis Island (34 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1336 km (830 mi) NNE of Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) S of Sunday Island --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) SSW of Napier Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||85 km||4.8 KERMADEC ISLANDS, NEW ZEALAND||EMSC|
|M 4.8||85 km||Kermadec Islands, New Zealand||GFZ|
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