Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Kermadec Islands Region (New Zealand) on Friday, 9 July 1993 at 21:09 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 40 km depth
Depth: 40.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.054°S / 176.744°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Hinetapeka (108 km / 67 mi)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 5.3||40 km||Kermadec Islands region (New Zealand)||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 5.3 quake Kermadec Islands Region (New Zealand) 9 July 21:09 UTC
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 09 Jul 1993 21:34 UTC| M 5.2 |38 km (23.6 mi) depth|2 km (1 mi) distance| USGS | Details