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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - New Zealand on Monday, 7 October 2019

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - New Zealand on Monday, 7 October 2019
Oct 7 03:33: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 50.7 to 39.3 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 39.3 to 43.1 km.
Date & time: Monday, 7 October 2019 03:29 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 43.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.26289°S / 177.32253°E (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Whale Island (57 km)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 4*10^12 J (1.11 GWh / 951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 7 Oct 2019
Mon, 7 Oct 03:29 UTCM 5.0 / 50 kmNorth Island, New ZealandGFZ
Mon, 7 Oct 03:29 UTCM 5.2 / 49 kmNorth Island, New ZealandBMKG

"I felt it" reports:
(254.7 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
(143.1 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
(28.2 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Bedroom (52.8 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): A good reminded we live on shakey ground. Kits ready people. The GOVT are saying we will get a big one soon.
Murupara / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ohope Beach Whakatane / MMI IV (Light shaking): Everything shook. Not a pleasant experience.
Kaingaroa Forest / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(87.7 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Strong shaking. Shakey nz at it again.
Napier (148.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(89 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Opotiki (28.4 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Ohope beach / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Strong shaking for about 10 second's
(73.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
(45.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)(via app)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource


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