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Major mag. 7.2 earthquake - 103km NE of L'Esperance Rock, New Zealand on Saturday, 15 June 2019 - information

Major mag. 7.2 earthquake - 103km NE of L\'Esperance Rock, New Zealand on Saturday, 15 June 2019

Major mag. 7.2 earthquake  - 103km NE of L\'Esperance Rock, New Zealand on Saturday, 15 June 2019
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 35.0 km.
Jun 15 23:34: Magnitude recalculated from 7.4 to 7.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 35.0 to 34.4 km.
Date & time: Saturday, 15 June 2019 22:55 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-06-15 10:55:02 -12:00
Magnitude: 7.2
Depth: 34.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.8051°S / 178.0945°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Curtis Island (123 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 4*10^15 J (1106 GWh / 9.5*10^5 tons of TNT / 59.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 15 Jun 2019
Sat, 15 Jun 22:54 UTCM 7.3 / 10 kmKermadec Islands, New ZealandGFZ
Sat, 15 Jun 22:54 UTCM 7.2 / 10 kmKermadec Islands, New ZealandEMSC
Sat, 15 Jun 22:55 UTCM 7.4 / 51.1 kmKermadec Islands Region (New Zealand)GeoAu
Sat, 15 Jun 22:55 UTCM 7.3 / 31 kmKermadec Islands, New ZealandBMKG

"I felt it" reports:
Auckland, NZ / not felt
(1519 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom / not felt: House was quiet last night, two pens next to each other rattled together momentarily. I thought that's odd, probably a big truck driving by, but no sound of a truck outside. I thought to myself somewhat whimsically ' must be an earthquake'... catch the news this morning and well what do you know. Would be interested to know to what extent it was confirmed by seismograph readings here in the UK. Respect to those P waves- damn they're fast!
Auckland / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt it
Auckland / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Napier (1621.2 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Istanbul / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Çeşme, Turkey / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt it in Cesme, Turkey
(953 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
(8956.3 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Te Puke (1389.5 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Strong here, but I bet the bitch in Hamilton who enjoys slagging off others about earthquakes, reports it (via app)
San Francisco / not felt: Hi my name is dina Davis and I am concerned about the earthquake in tsunami warning is we go have a big earthquake and why it so early and we not ready for the earthquake in tsunami yet just the world not change yet I'd we go have the earthquake tell the end of the year like 2020 and I hope so you could email [email protected] and contact me 14084498500 I would like to talk too you it's very important
Napier / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I could fell it when I was playing on my Xbox
Russia. Sankt-Peterburg.not felt. / not felt: Без тряски и какой либо вибрации, Я спал когда получил Ваше сообщение, проснулся, непочувствовал, землетрясение очень сильное. М.7.+, берегите себя и своих близких, оставайтесь пожалуйста в безопастности. Вам большое спасибо.))),!!!
Auckland / not felt
woodside (1957.2 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Napier (New Zealand) (1047 km SW from epicenter)(no details): just made my hanging lights sway.didnt feel it. (via EMSC)
Whitianga (New Zealand) (882 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Very weak. (via EMSC)

 

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