Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, on Friday, 5 Mar 2021 5:39 pm (GMT +13) -
Strong magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
5 Mar 05:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 3 minutes.
Date & time: 5 Mar 2021 04:39:10 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 5 Mar 2021 5:39 pm (GMT +13)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.68°S / 176.42°W (South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Raoul Island (160 km / 99 mi)
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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|5.1||10 km||KERMADEC ISLANDS REGION, New Zealand||EMSC|
|5.1||10 km||Kermadec Islands Region, New Zealand||USGS|
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