Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean on Monday, May 23, 2022 at 10:39 am (GMT +12) -
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 354 km depth
22 May 23:11 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 31 minutes.
|Date & time||May 22, 2022 22:39:45 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Monday, May 23, 2022 at 10:39 am (GMT +12)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||33.19°S / 178.59°E|
|Antipode||33.19°N / 1.41°W|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)|
|Nearest volcano||Brothers (193 km / 120 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities|
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 18.4°C (65 F), humidity: 68%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from SW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|4.4||354 km||SOUTH OF KERMADEC ISLANDS||EMSC|
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