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Strong mag. 6.9 earthquake - 82km S of Brooklyn, New Zealand on Sunday, 21 July 2013

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - 46km ESE of Blenheim, New Zealand on Sunday, 21 July 2013

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake  - 46km ESE of Blenheim, New Zealand on Sunday, 21 July 2013
Date & time: Sun, 21 Jul 05:09:31 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, July 21, 2013 17:09:31
Magnitude: 6.5
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.7134°S / 174.4431°E
Nearest volcano: Ruapehu (313 km)
Primary data source: USGS
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 21 Jul
Sun, 21 Jul 05:09 UTCM 6.5 / 10 kmCook Strait, New Zealand[Map]GFZ
Sun, 21 Jul 05:09 UTCM 6.6 / 2 km COOK STRAIT, NEW ZEALAND[Map]EMSC
Sun, 21 Jul 05:09 UTCM 6.5 / 17 km20 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:09 UTCM 6.6 / 20 kmCook Strait, New Zealand[Map]GeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Hastings, New Zealand / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
wairoa (390.5 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Wellington (54.7 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Was at function with 200 people everyone ran for posts to hold quite strong felt like it was intensifying back in hotel room cracks in gyprock plaster, tv fell and broke kitchen draws out book shelf fell over light fittings falling out of walls
west coast / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
New Plymouth / MMI IV (Light shaking)
New Plymouth / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
blenheim pac n save / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
napier / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Wellington (67.5 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Our 2 story shook from side to side after a prolonged rumble, dishes clattered together as the house swayed
Kihikihi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
waikanae / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Quite strong shaking Power lines swaying and light on pole swinging aftershocks continue.
Grenada Village Wellington / MMI VI (Strong shaking): We are in Grenada Village off Johnsonville in Wellington. We have been feeling EQs from last few days but this one was quite severe. It shook for approx 15 seconds and some ornaments and picture frames fell down.Checking on the emergency kit and getting ready with torch, radio ......
Denpasar, Bali / MMI II (Very weak shaking): short slight shake
Paraparaumu (72.9 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): terrifying
Palmerston North / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Wellington (New Zealand) (52 km NE from epicenter)(no details): The earthquake was rather strong and resulted in power loss over the suburb for half an hour. It felt like being on a boat on a stormy sea, and lasted around 20 seconds. Hundreds of aftershocks (many quite perceptible) were registered and are still occurring as I type this. (via EMSC)
Raglan (New Zealand) (434 km N from epicenter)(no details): My friend called and told me he had felt it. He said it was a light swaying. He lives in a pole house. (via EMSC)
Nelson (New Zealand) (111 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Hope it doesn't. Get bigger (via EMSC)
Wellington (New Zealand) (50 km N from epicenter)(no details): A number of small aftershocks - strange rolling feeling! (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 21 Jul 05:12 UTCM 5.2 / 6 km - [info] (249 km)30 km north-east of Seddon
[Map]
GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:13 UTCM 5.5 / 5 km - [info] (281 km)50 km east of Seddon
[Map]
GEONET (NZ)
591 Pohangina Valley East Road, Ashhurst (180.7 km NE from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Seemed to last a few minutes very steadily. Farm animals stopped and stared at our house moving, trees moving. We ran and got into the car and the car was swaying. Inside, small objects fell and broke.
Sun, 21 Jul 05:17 UTCM 4.6 / 8 km - [info] (248 km)35 km north-east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:18 UTCM 4.4 / 5 km - [info] (251 km)25 km north-east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:23 UTCM 4.3 / 13 km - [info] (255 km)20 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:27 UTCM 3.7 / 50 km - [info] (289 km)55 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:29 UTCM 4.8 / 22 km - [info] (255 km)25 km east of Seddon
[Map]
GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:31 UTCM 4.6 / 6 km - [info] (253 km)25 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:38 UTCM 3.9 / 5 km - [info] (258 km)15 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:39 UTCM 3.8 / 6 km - [info] (252 km)25 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:43 UTCM 3.6 / 5 km - [info] (292 km)25 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:45 UTCM 3.6 / 7 km - [info] (250 km)30 km north-east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:47 UTCM 4.0 / 5 km - [info] (278 km)10 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:49 UTCM 3.9 / 5 km - [info] (249 km)30 km north-east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:51 UTCM 3.8 / 38 km - [info] (286 km)30 km south-east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:53 UTCM 3.2 / 6 km - [info] (184 km)15 km east of Paraparaumu[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:54 UTCM 3.7 / 5 km - [info] (257 km)20 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:55 UTCM 3.4 / 31 km - [info] (247 km)30 km north-east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 05:58 UTCM 3.3 / 9 km - [info] (244 km)25 km south-west of Wellington[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:04 UTCM 3.6 / 11 km - [info] (244 km)35 km north-east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:06 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (251 km)37km SW of Brooklyn, New Zealand[Map]USGS
Sun, 21 Jul 06:08 UTCM 4.0 / 5 km - [info] (255 km)20 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:10 UTCM 3.2 / 9 km - [info] (251 km)30 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:11 UTCM 3.2 / 24 km - [info] (254 km)10 km north-east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:13 UTCM 3.8 / 5 km - [info] (254 km)15 km north-east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:15 UTCM 3.8 / 5 km - [info] (247 km)20 km east of Blenheim[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:19 UTCM 2.9 / 5 km - [info] (255 km)10 km south-east of Blenheim[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:21 UTCM 3.4 / 5 km - [info] (255 km)25 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:23 UTCM 4.5 / 9 km - [info] (259 km)25 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:27 UTCM 3.9 / 12 km - [info] (295 km)25 km north-east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:34 UTCM 3.2 / 35 km - [info] (273 km)40 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:37 UTCM 3.7 / 5 km - [info] (243 km)30 km north-east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:41 UTCM 3.6 / 5 km - [info] (263 km)35 km south of Nelson[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:43 UTCM 3.2 / 13 km - [info] (248 km)35 km north-east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:48 UTCM 3.4 / 15 km - [info] (245 km)30 km north-east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:49 UTCM 4.4 / 5 km - [info] (273 km)30 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:51 UTCM 3.6 / 5 km - [info] (240 km)30 km east of Blenheim[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:51 UTCM 3.6 / 5 km - [info] (240 km)30 km east of Blenheim[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:54 UTCM 2.9 / 5 km - [info] (265 km)15 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:54 UTCM 2.9 / 5 km - [info] (265 km)15 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:55 UTCM 3.2 / 9 km - [info] (254 km)25 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:55 UTCM 3.2 / 9 km - [info] (254 km)25 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 06:59 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (260 km)COOK STRAIT, NEW ZEALAND[Map]USGS
Sun, 21 Jul 07:03 UTCM 3.9 / 5 km - [info] (244 km)30 km north-east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 07:03 UTCM 3.8 / 9 km - [info] (184 km)35 km west of Paraparaumu[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 07:06 UTCM 3.9 / 5 km - [info] (270 km)20 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 07:09 UTCM 3.8 / 5 km - [info] (260 km)15 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 07:09 UTCM 3.8 / 5 km - [info] (260 km)15 km east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 07:12 UTCM 3.4 / 12 km - [info] (246 km)25 km north-east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 21 Jul 07:12 UTCM 3.4 / 12 km - [info] (246 km)25 km north-east of Seddon[Map]GEONET (NZ)

 

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