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Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - New Zealand on Monday, 13 May 2019

Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake  - New Zealand on Monday, 13 May 2019
13 May 02:19 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 8 minutes.
Date & time: Monday, 13 May 2019 02:11 UTC
Magnitude: 5.4
Depth: 100.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.90046°S / 178.06459°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Volcano W (157 km / 98 mi)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 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
Mon, 13 May 02:11 UTCM 5.4 / 100 km New ZealandGEONET (NZ)
2019-05-12 14:11:05 -12:00 (13 May 02:11:05 UTC)M 5.1 / 35 km157km S of L'Esperance Rock, New ZealandUSGS
Mon, 13 May 02:11 UTCM 5.1 / 30 kmSouth Of Kermadec Islands (New Zealand)EMSC

User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake yet. If you felt it be the first to report it!

Aftershocks of the 5.4 quake: New Zealand, 13 May 2019 02:11

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (6 quakes):
  • 07 Jul 2019 13:36 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    28 km (17 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 06 Jul 2019 17:52 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 27 Jun 2019 05:08 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 26 Jun 2019 22:57 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 17 Jun 2019 07:37 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    26 km (16 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 15 Jun 2019 18:23 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    3 km (2 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - New Zealand on Monday, 13 May 2019
 

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