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Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - KERMADEC ISLANDS REGION on Wednesday, 13 July 2016

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.4 quake: Kermadec Islands Region, 13 Jul 2016 12:11, which had occurred 7 minutes earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake  - KERMADEC ISLANDS REGION on Wednesday, 13 July 2016
13 Jul 12:31 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 80.0 to 60.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 60.0 to 100.0 km.
Jul 13 12:54: Magnitude recalculated from 5.8 to 5.6.
Jul 13 13:00: Magnitude recalculated from 5.6 to 5.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 100.0 to 10.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 60.0 km.
Jul 13 14:12: Magnitude recalculated from 5.7 to 5.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 60.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: Wednesday, 13 July 2016 12:18 UTC
Magnitude: 5.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.19°S / 176.53°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Raoul Island (241 km / 150 mi)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1013 joules (4.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3788 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 13 Jul 12:18 UTCM 5.6 / 10 kmKERMADEC ISLANDS REGIONEMSC
Wed, 13 Jul 12:18 UTCM 5.8 / 15 kmKermadec Islands RegionGFZ
2016-07-13 00:18:33 -12:00 (13 Jul 12:18:33 UTC)M 5.7 / 10 km- 181km NE of Raoul Island, New ZealandUSGS
Wed, 13 Jul 12:18 UTCM 5.5 / 5 km New ZealandGEONET (NZ)
Wed, 13 Jul 12:18 UTCM 5.6Kermadec Islands RegionGeoAu

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Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - KERMADEC ISLANDS REGION on Wednesday, 13 July 2016

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