Mag. 4.8 earthquake - New Zealand on Sunday, 22 Nov 12.48 am (GMT -12) -

Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - New Zealand on Sunday, 22 Nov 12.48 am (GMT -12)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 525 km depth

22 Nov 13:00 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 11 minutes.
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Date & time: 22 Nov 2020 12:48:45 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 22 Nov 12.48 am (GMT -12)
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 525.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 25.80286°S / 178.69904°W
Nearest volcano: Monowai (152 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
626 km (389 mi) SW of Vaini (pop: 2,980)
627 km (390 mi) SW of ‘Ohonua (Ohonua) (pop: 1,240)
629 km (391 mi) SSW of Nuku‘alofa (Nuku'alofa) (pop: 22,400)
631 km (392 mi) SW of Lapaha (Mua) (pop: 8,000)
770 km (478 mi) SSW of Ha'apai
801 km (498 mi) SSW of Pangai (pop: 1,740)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 22.4°C (72 F), humidity: 76%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from ESE
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 4.8525 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)

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