Mag. 3.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 1217 km northeast of Wellington, New Zealand, on Saturday, 15 March 2008 at 11:50 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 349 km depth
Depth: 349.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.331°S / 179.575°W (South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Havre Seamount (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1217 km (756 mi) NNE of Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.3||349 km||Kermadec Islands region (New Zealand)||USGS|
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