Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 184 km southeast of Hastings, Hawke\'s Bay, New Zealand, on Sunday, 22 Nov 4.27 am (GMT +12) -

Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake  - 184 km southeast of Hastings, Hawke\'s Bay, New Zealand, on Sunday, 22 Nov 4.27 am (GMT +12)

Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 5 km depth

21 Nov 16:34 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 6 minutes.
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Date & time: 21 Nov 2020 04:27:52 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 22 Nov 4.27 am (GMT +12)
Magnitude: 3.0
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.28923°S / 178.83781°E (New Zealand)
Nearby towns and cities:
166 km (103 mi) SE of Nuhaka (Wairoa District) (pop: 342)
184 km (115 mi) SE of Hastings (pop: 61,700)
187 km (116 mi) SE of Napier (pop: 56,800)
188 km (117 mi) SE of Wairoa (pop: 4,260)
193 km (120 mi) SE of Otane (Central Hawke's Bay District) (pop: 566)
196 km (121 mi) SE of Gisborne (pop: 34,300)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 16.7°C (62 F), humidity: 76%, wind: 8 m/s (16 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.05 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)

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Downtown LA fashion/art district / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Light rocking motion felt from the floor No one around can feel this magnitude , but that really doesn't mean a dam thing...the effects are still aparent.
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