Mag. 2.4 earthquake - New Zealand on Thursday, 28 June 2018 at 07:15 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 15 km depth
28 Jun 07:17 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 2 minutes.
Depth: 15.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.3077°S / 175.9409°E (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Maroa (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SE of Tokoroa (pop: 14,300)
26 km (16 mi) SSW of Rotorua (pop: 751)
44 km (27 mi) NNW of Taupo (pop: 22,500)
65 km (40 mi) SE of Cambridge (pop: 15,200)
72 km (45 mi) SSW of Tauranga (pop: 110,300)
82 km (51 mi) SE of Hamilton (pop: 152,600)
174 km (108 mi) SSE of Manukau City (Auckland) (pop: 362,000)
193 km (120 mi) SSE of Auckland (pop: 417,900)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.4||15 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
User reports for this quake
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