Mag. 2.7 earthquake - New Zealand on Sunday, 16 June 2019 at 22:59 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 5 km depth
16 Jun 23:03 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 4 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.82594°S / 175.00496°E (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Whangarei (67 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (32 mi) E of Ruakaka (Whangarei, Northland) (pop: 2,920)
51 km (32 mi) ESE of Ngunguru (Whangarei, Northland) (pop: 1,360)
54 km (33 mi) NNE of Leigh (Auckland) (pop: 499)
62 km (39 mi) E of Whangarei (Northland) (pop: 50,900)
63 km (39 mi) NE of Kaiwaka (Northland) (pop: 565)
65 km (40 mi) ENE of Maungaturoto (Northland) (pop: 790)
116 km (72 mi) N of Auckland (pop: 417,900)
130 km (81 mi) N of Manukau City (Auckland) (pop: 362,000)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.7||5 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
User reports for this quake
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