Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - South of the Kermadec Islands (New Zealand) on Saturday, 22 July 1967
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.451°S / 178.828°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Kuiwai (110 km / 68 mi)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1013 joules (24.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 21301 tons of TNT or 1.3 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 22 Jul 03:58 UTC||M 6.1 / 20 km||South of the Kermadec Islands (New Zealand)||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 6.1 quake: South of the Kermadec Islands (New Zealand), 22 Jul 1967 03:58
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 18 Oct 1967 22:06 UTC| M 5.7 |35 km (21.7 mi) depth|61 km (38 mi) distance| USGS | Details