Mag. 4.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 1328 km northeast of Wellington, New Zealand, on Sunday, 19 January 2014 at 09:46 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 328 km depth
Depth: 328.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.6238°S / 178.5588°W (South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Curtis Island (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1328 km (825 mi) NNE of Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) SSW of Sunday Island --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (107 mi) SSW of Napier Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||328 km||GEONET (NZ)|
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