Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - 75 km north of Te Kaha, New Zealand, on Monday, 16 November 2020 at 16:26 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 89 km depth
16 Nov 16:30 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 4 minutes.
Depth: 89.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.06805°S / 177.77109°E (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Clark (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
75 km (47 mi) N of Te Kaha (Opotiki District) (pop: 403)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|M 2.1||89 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.
Tauranga / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s