Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - 39 km southeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand, on Wednesday, 25 June 2014 at 19:46 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 32 km depth
25 Jun 20:11 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 25 minutes.
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.6627°S / 175.8302°E (Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Ruapehu (155 km / 96 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) SE of Tokomaru (pop: 563) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NNE of Masterton (Wellington) (pop: 20,700) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSE of Palmerston North (pop: 76,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) E of Levin (pop: 19,800) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) ENE of Paraparaumu (Wellington) (pop: 25,300) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NE of Upper Hutt (Wellington) (pop: 38,400) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ENE of Porirua (Wellington) (pop: 50,900) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NE of Lower Hutt (Wellington) (pop: 101,200) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) NE of Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> See nearby quakes!
414 km (257 mi) NE of Christchurch (Canterbury) (pop: 363,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.9||32 km||10 km east of Eketahuna||GEONET (NZ)|
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