Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - SOUTH OF KERMADEC ISLANDS on Thursday, 25 June 2015

Very strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 1192 km northeast of Wellington, New Zealand, on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at 18:45 (GMT)

Very strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 1192 km northeast of Wellington, New Zealand, on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at 18:45 (GMT)

Very strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

25 Jun 19:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
Jun 25 21:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.8 to 6.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 80.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: Jun 25, 2015 18:45:56 UTC
Magnitude: 6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.22°S / 178.08°W (South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand)
Antipode: 32.22°N / 1.92°E
Nearest volcano: Volcano W (169 km / 105 mi)
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
6.010 km SOUTH OF KERMADEC ISLANDSEMSC
6.010 kmSouth of Kermadec IslandsGFZ
6.010 km- 101km SE of L'Esperance Rock, New ZealandUSGS
6.216 kmSouth of Kermadec Islands, NZGeoAu
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (18 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
Nov 19, 2015 03:47
6 years ago
5.1

105 km
South Pacific OceanMore
Nov 18, 2015 22:44
6 years ago
4.9

72 km
South Pacific Ocean, 1185 km NE of Wellington, New ZealandMore
Oct 9, 2015 17:34
6 years ago
5.1

6 km
South Pacific Ocean, 1204 km NE of Wellington, New ZealandMore
Sep 15, 2015 20:01
6 years ago
4.7

103 km
South Pacific Ocean, 1141 km NE of Wellington, New ZealandMore
Sep 15, 2015 03:29
6 years ago
4.3

86 km
South Pacific Ocean, 1146 km NE of Wellington, New ZealandMore
Jul 17, 2015 06:22
6 years ago
5.2

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, 1193 km NE of Wellington, New ZealandMore
Jul 4, 2015 17:28
6 years ago
5.0

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, 1221 km NE of Wellington, New ZealandMore
Jul 2, 2015 19:22
6 years ago
5.0

35 km
South Pacific Ocean, 1198 km NE of Wellington, New ZealandMore
Jul 2, 2015 19:06
6 years ago
5.2

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, 1222 km NE of Wellington, New ZealandMore
Jul 1, 2015 12:14
6 years ago
4.6

24 km
South Pacific Ocean, 1209 km NE of Wellington, New ZealandMore
Jun 30, 2015 12:19
6 years ago
5.4

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, 1183 km NE of Wellington, New ZealandMore
Jun 26, 2015 12:17
6 years ago
4.5

147 km
South Pacific Ocean, 1228 km NE of Wellington, New ZealandMore
Jun 26, 2015 07:17
6 years ago
4.8

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, 1203 km NE of Wellington, New ZealandMore
Jun 26, 2015 02:51
6 years ago
4.8

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, 1187 km NE of Wellington, New ZealandMore
Jun 25, 2015 22:57
6 years ago
5.1

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, 1214 km NE of Wellington, New ZealandMore
Jun 25, 2015 19:18
6 years ago
5.0

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, 1188 km NE of Wellington, New ZealandMore
Jun 25, 2015 19:14
6 years ago
4.6

313 km
South Pacific Ocean, 1140 km NE of Wellington, New ZealandMore
Jun 25, 2015 19:14
6 years ago
5.1

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, 1184 km NE of Wellington, New ZealandMore

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