Mag. 2.0 earthquake - 41 km southeast of Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand, on Monday, 3 March 2014 at 19:25 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 15 km depth
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.5418°S / 176.0241°E (Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Ruapehu (146 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (25 mi) ESE of Palmerston North (pop: 76,000) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NNW of Castlepoint (Wellington) (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NNE of Masterton (Wellington) (pop: 20,700) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) E of Foxton (pop: 4,780) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) E of Levin (pop: 19,800) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) ENE of Paraparaumu (Wellington) (pop: 25,300) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (66 mi) NE of Upper Hutt (Wellington) (pop: 38,400) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) SE of Wanganui (pop: 40,300) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) NE of Lower Hutt (Wellington) (pop: 101,200) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) NE of Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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