Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean on Monday, May 16, 2022 at 11:29 pm (GMT +12) -
Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 381 km depth
16 May 11:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 minutes.
|Date & time||May 16, 2022 11:29:59 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Monday, May 16, 2022 at 11:29 pm (GMT +12)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||33.15°S / 178.98°E|
|Antipode||33.15°N / 1.02°W|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)|
|Nearest volcano||Brothers (192 km / 119 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities|
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Few Clouds 19.3°C (67 F), humidity: 86%, wind: 8 m/s (15 kts) from WSW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|3.9||381 km||3.9 SOUTH OF KERMADEC ISLANDS||EMSC|
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