Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - New Zealand on Thursday, 28 February 2019 at 01:29 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 5.6 earthquake at 12 km depth
28 Feb 01:54 UTC: Premier à signaler: GEONET (NZ) après 24 minutes.
Profondeur: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.20376°S / 175.20592°W (Nouvelle-Zélande)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1013 joules (4.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3788 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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|M 5.6||12 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
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new zealand geonet / Violent shaking (MMI IX)
Aftershocks of the 5.6 quake New Zealand 28 February 01:29 UTC
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