Mag. 3.0 earthquake - 35 km southeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand, on Monday, 10 March 2014 at 05:06 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 35 km depth
10 Mar 20:53 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 16 hours.
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.6079°S / 175.865°E (Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Ruapehu (150 km / 93 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) ESE of Tokomaru (pop: 563) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SE of Palmerston North (pop: 76,000) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NNE of Masterton (Wellington) (pop: 20,700) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) E of Levin (pop: 19,800) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) ESE of Foxton (pop: 4,780) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) ENE of Paraparaumu (Wellington) (pop: 25,300) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) NE of Upper Hutt (Wellington) (pop: 38,400) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) SE of Wanganui (pop: 40,300) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) NE of Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> See nearby quakes!
318 km (198 mi) S of Hamilton (Waikato) (pop: 152,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||35 km||15 km east of Eketahuna||GEONET (NZ)|
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