Major magnitude 7.2 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, on Sunday, June 3, 2001 at 02:41 (GMT)

Major magnitude 7.2 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, on Sunday, June 3, 2001 at 02:41 (GMT)

Major magnitude 7.2 earthquake at 178 km depth

1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Date & time: Jun 3, 2001 02:41:57 UTC
Magnitude: 7.2
Depth: 178.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.666°S / 178.633°W (South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand)
Antipode: 29.666°N / 1.367°E
Nearest volcano: Giggenbach (42 km / 26 mi)
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1015 joules (1106 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 9.5 x 105 tons of TNT or 59.5 atomic bombs!) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
7.2178 kmKermadec Islands, New ZealandUSGS
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (173 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
Jun 4, 2003 06:03
19 years ago
5.0

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jun 4, 2003 01:01
19 years ago
4.4

220 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 28, 2003 16:44
19 years ago
4.5

365 km
South Pacific OceanMore
May 21, 2003 17:43
19 years ago
4.5

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 20, 2003 18:39
19 years ago
5.0

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 10, 2003 14:49
19 years ago
5.2

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 10, 2003 14:26
19 years ago
4.7

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 7, 2003 22:32
19 years ago
5.1

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 5, 2003 01:11
19 years ago
4.8

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 4, 2003 21:45
19 years ago
5.0

65 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 4, 2003 20:08
19 years ago
6.4

46 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 4, 2003 13:48
19 years ago
4.8

61 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 4, 2003 13:15
19 years ago
6.7

62 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 4, 2003 01:56
19 years ago
4.5

300 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 1, 2003 15:48
19 years ago
5.2

81 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Apr 29, 2003 09:42
19 years ago
4.6

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Apr 20, 2003 23:02
19 years ago
4.2

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Apr 18, 2003 17:13
19 years ago
4.8

55 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Apr 13, 2003 22:07
19 years ago
4.7

52 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Apr 13, 2003 11:08
19 years ago
3.9

350 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Mar 28, 2003 06:44
19 years ago
4.3

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Mar 26, 2003 01:15
19 years ago
3.9

400 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Mar 10, 2003 10:02
19 years ago
5.9

147 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Mar 7, 2003 18:47
19 years ago
4.2

400 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Feb 28, 2003 15:48
19 years ago
4.6

51 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Feb 7, 2003 04:33
19 years ago
5.1

76 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Feb 5, 2003 07:35
19 years ago
4.6

400 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Feb 4, 2003 01:32
19 years ago
4.7

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jan 26, 2003 05:33
19 years ago
4.0

350 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jan 21, 2003 04:24
19 years ago
4.2

500 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jan 20, 2003 09:51
19 years ago
4.6

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jan 19, 2003 08:52
19 years ago
4.3

400 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jan 16, 2003 02:42
19 years ago
4.2

400 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Dec 29, 2002 22:01
19 years ago
4.4

350 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Dec 25, 2002 21:07
19 years ago
4.6

200 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Dec 25, 2002 04:22
19 years ago
4.5

200 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Dec 20, 2002 20:12
19 years ago
4.4

400 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Dec 15, 2002 09:25
19 years ago
4.1

400 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Dec 13, 2002 14:42
19 years ago
3.9

500 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Dec 7, 2002 16:38
19 years ago
4.3

204 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Dec 2, 2002 20:27
19 years ago
4.4

500 km
South Pacific OceanMore
Dec 1, 2002 12:25
19 years ago
4.3

87 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 14, 2002 08:00
19 years ago
4.7

53 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 13, 2002 22:44
19 years ago
4.5

200 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 13, 2002 22:31
19 years ago
4.5

315 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 11, 2002 00:19
19 years ago
4.2

300 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 10, 2002 03:13
19 years ago
4.5

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 9, 2002 03:56
19 years ago
4.8

347 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 8, 2002 19:50
19 years ago
4.2

400 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 7, 2002 05:57
19 years ago
4.8

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 6, 2002 13:20
19 years ago
4.5

227 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Oct 29, 2002 05:32
19 years ago
4.7

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Oct 23, 2002 19:15
19 years ago
5.8

361 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Oct 19, 2002 20:24
19 years ago
4.4

200 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Oct 9, 2002 11:26
19 years ago
4.1

432 km
South Pacific OceanMore
Sep 26, 2002 19:06
19 years ago
4.2

214 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Sep 20, 2002 06:24
19 years ago
4.3

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Sep 9, 2002 08:50
19 years ago
3.6

350 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Sep 7, 2002 02:00
19 years ago
4.8

230 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Sep 1, 2002 12:41
19 years ago
4.8

400 km
South Pacific OceanMore
Sep 1, 2002 04:11
19 years ago
4.4

300 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Sep 1, 2002 03:06
19 years ago
4.7

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 31, 2002 09:24
19 years ago
4.2

358 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 31, 2002 05:11
19 years ago
4.2

427 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 26, 2002 00:33
19 years ago
3.9

500 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 24, 2002 02:53
19 years ago
4.9

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 23, 2002 17:52
19 years ago
4.9

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 23, 2002 15:57
19 years ago
4.5

200 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 18, 2002 16:49
19 years ago
5.2

53 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 17, 2002 16:32
19 years ago
4.9

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 16, 2002 05:29
19 years ago
4.6

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 16, 2002 00:27
19 years ago
5.0

55 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 15, 2002 09:44
19 years ago
4.8

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 14, 2002 19:12
19 years ago
5.0

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 14, 2002 04:25
19 years ago
4.8

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 14, 2002 03:18
19 years ago
4.9

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 13, 2002 14:13
19 years ago
5.6

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 9, 2002 23:56
19 years ago
4.9

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 9, 2002 14:25
19 years ago
4.7

140 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 4, 2002 05:09
19 years ago
4.8

200 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 2, 2002 23:51
19 years ago
4.6

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jul 21, 2002 10:55
19 years ago
4.5

190 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jul 18, 2002 02:46
19 years ago
4.7

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jul 15, 2002 13:55
19 years ago
4.4

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jul 6, 2002 14:02
19 years ago
4.7

228 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jul 2, 2002 09:59
19 years ago
4.6

69 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jun 19, 2002 08:58
19 years ago
4.9

63 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jun 1, 2002 14:34
20 years ago
4.5

406 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 30, 2002 04:23
20 years ago
4.7

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 29, 2002 13:05
20 years ago
4.1

142 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 22, 2002 15:57
20 years ago
4.8

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 17, 2002 21:40
20 years ago
3.9

200 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 16, 2002 14:14
20 years ago
4.6

200 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
May 7, 2002 02:14
20 years ago
4.1

400 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Apr 30, 2002 06:25
20 years ago
5.5

51 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Apr 29, 2002 12:43
20 years ago
4.8

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Apr 26, 2002 09:14
20 years ago
4.8

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Apr 16, 2002 17:34
20 years ago
4.3

200 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Apr 5, 2002 19:57
20 years ago
4.4

400 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Apr 1, 2002 20:08
20 years ago
4.2

400 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Mar 28, 2002 01:40
20 years ago
4.4

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Mar 26, 2002 22:55
20 years ago
4.7

58 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Mar 26, 2002 13:49
20 years ago
4.6

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Mar 21, 2002 00:37
20 years ago
3.9

400 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Mar 20, 2002 08:41
20 years ago
4.5

138 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Mar 16, 2002 09:41
20 years ago
4.8

300 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Mar 10, 2002 18:33
20 years ago
4.0

200 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Mar 10, 2002 10:20
20 years ago
4.7

100 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Mar 9, 2002 14:17
20 years ago
4.8

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Mar 9, 2002 14:09
20 years ago
5.6

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Mar 3, 2002 23:49
20 years ago
4.6

100 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Feb 14, 2002 18:40
20 years ago
4.4

298 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Feb 8, 2002 18:49
20 years ago
5.3

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Feb 8, 2002 06:07
20 years ago
4.3

200 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Feb 5, 2002 11:34
20 years ago
4.9

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Feb 3, 2002 02:55
20 years ago
4.4

400 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jan 14, 2002 15:06
20 years ago
4.6

354 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jan 11, 2002 10:52
20 years ago
5.0

59 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jan 9, 2002 12:27
20 years ago
4.8

500 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jan 6, 2002 13:12
20 years ago
4.5

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Dec 26, 2001 03:35
20 years ago
5.1

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Dec 25, 2001 23:00
20 years ago
5.9

57 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Dec 25, 2001 04:22
20 years ago
5.2

58 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Dec 15, 2001 00:35
20 years ago
4.4

61 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Dec 7, 2001 05:13
20 years ago
4.9

43 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 30, 2001 20:53
20 years ago
4.9

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 25, 2001 14:52
20 years ago
4.6

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 24, 2001 11:03
20 years ago
4.4

351 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 24, 2001 05:26
20 years ago
4.9

51 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 22, 2001 04:17
20 years ago
5.8

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 20, 2001 05:41
20 years ago
4.1

200 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 15, 2001 19:07
20 years ago
4.2

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 9, 2001 11:04
20 years ago
5.2

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 7, 2001 16:10
20 years ago
4.8

220 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Nov 4, 2001 22:48
20 years ago
4.8

100 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Oct 27, 2001 07:55
20 years ago
4.9

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Oct 24, 2001 01:57
20 years ago
4.5

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Oct 24, 2001 00:35
20 years ago
5.1

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Oct 23, 2001 23:03
20 years ago
4.9

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Oct 14, 2001 21:47
20 years ago
4.4

416 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Oct 10, 2001 17:23
20 years ago
4.9

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Oct 10, 2001 15:20
20 years ago
4.5

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Oct 10, 2001 03:34
20 years ago
4.1

200 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Oct 8, 2001 11:17
20 years ago
4.9

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Oct 7, 2001 08:35
20 years ago
3.9

250 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Oct 5, 2001 15:46
20 years ago
4.6

182 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Oct 3, 2001 10:47
20 years ago
4.7

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Oct 3, 2001 02:31
20 years ago
5.2

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Sep 28, 2001 11:49
20 years ago
4.7

226 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Sep 25, 2001 05:29
20 years ago
5.4

155 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Sep 22, 2001 02:27
20 years ago
4.7

64 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Sep 14, 2001 11:47
20 years ago
5.2

48 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Sep 12, 2001 14:37
20 years ago
4.6

100 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Sep 12, 2001 13:42
20 years ago
4.6

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Sep 5, 2001 11:09
20 years ago
4.5

500 km
South Pacific OceanMore
Aug 25, 2001 20:40
20 years ago
4.8

30 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 14, 2001 03:31
20 years ago
4.6

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 10, 2001 04:32
20 years ago
4.6

195 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 9, 2001 03:09
20 years ago
5.6

51 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 8, 2001 03:24
20 years ago
4.2

400 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 6, 2001 15:07
20 years ago
4.3

250 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Aug 4, 2001 00:33
20 years ago
4.6

409 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jul 21, 2001 20:30
20 years ago
5.1

19 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jul 20, 2001 23:04
20 years ago
5.2

56 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jul 20, 2001 10:48
20 years ago
4.8

243 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jul 19, 2001 22:51
20 years ago
4.6

200 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jul 9, 2001 04:43
20 years ago
5.0

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jul 7, 2001 16:14
20 years ago
5.0

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jul 5, 2001 13:16
20 years ago
4.6

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jun 27, 2001 19:49
20 years ago
4.7

227 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jun 10, 2001 01:47
20 years ago
4.9

33 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jun 8, 2001 23:07
21 years ago
4.8

343 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
Jun 4, 2001 03:36
21 years ago
3.5

500 km
South Pacific Ocean, New ZealandMore
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