A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (mg/mb) has striked on Saturday, 70 kilometers (43 miles) from Waitara in New Zealand. The temblor was reported at 14:47:25 / 2:47 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 254.28 km (158 miles). Global time of event 07/03/15 / 2015-03-07 01:47:25 / March 7, 2015 @ 1:47 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 175.05 East, latitude -38.8031 South, depth 254.28 km, unique identifier, usc000twbg.
Close countries, New Zealand (c. 4 252 000 pop). The epicenter was 89 km (55 miles) from New Plymouth (c. 49 200 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Taupo (c. 22 500 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Waitara (c. 6 300 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Taupo, New Plymouth, Waitara.
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