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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Kermadec Islands Region (New Zealand) on Wednesday, 6 March 2019 - information

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Kermadec Islands Region (New Zealand) on Wednesday, 6 March 2019

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - Kermadec Islands Region (New Zealand) on Wednesday, 6 March 2019
Mar 6 15:57: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 6.1.
Date & time: Wednesday, 6 March 2019 15:46 UTC
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.97°S / 177.79°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Volcano W (132 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 8.9*10^13 J (24.8 GWh / 21301 tons of TNT / 1.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 6 Mar 2019
Wed, 6 Mar 15:46 UTCM 6.3 / 10 kmSOUTH OF KERMADEC ISLANDS (New Zealand)EMSC
Wed, 6 Mar 15:46 UTCM 5.9 / 95 kmSouth of Kermadec Islands (New Zealand)BMKG
Wed, 6 Mar 15:46 UTCM 6.2 / 42 kmKermadec Islands Region (New Zealand)BMKG
Wed, 6 Mar 15:46 UTCM 6.4 / 29 km116km SE of L'Esperance Rock, New ZealandUSGS
Wed, 6 Mar 15:46 UTCM 6.1 / 64.7 kmKermadec Islands Region (New Zealand)GeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Glenfield (870.7 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
the surf / MMI VI (Strong shaking): i was pumping my wife under the surf when things starteed moving.........buubblles
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 6 Mar 15:59 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Wed, 6 Mar 21:42 UTCM 5.1 / 12 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 7 Mar 2019
Thu, 7 Mar 00:20 UTCM 5.1 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 7 Mar 13:02 UTCM 5.1 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Thu, 7 Mar 21:23 UTCM 5.1 / 33 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 8 Mar 2019
Fri, 8 Mar 09:48 UTCM 5.1 / 12 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)

 

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