Mag. 3.3 earthquake - 40 km southeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand, on Thursday, 12 June 2014 at 01:47 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 29 km depth
Depth: 29.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.6797°S / 175.8144°E (Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Ruapehu (157 km / 98 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) NNE of Masterton (Wellington) (pop: 20,700) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSE of Palmerston North (pop: 76,000) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) E of Levin (pop: 19,800) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) ENE of Paraparaumu (Wellington) (pop: 25,300) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) NE of Upper Hutt (Wellington) (pop: 38,400) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) ENE of Porirua (Wellington) (pop: 50,900) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) NE of Lower Hutt (Wellington) (pop: 101,200) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) SE of Wanganui (pop: 40,300) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (69 mi) NE of Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> See nearby quakes!
412 km (256 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: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.3||29 km||GEONET (NZ)|
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