Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - Queenstown-Lakes District, 225 km northwest of Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand, on Sunday, 11 April 2021 at 09:10 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
11 Apr 09:13 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 3 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.40986°S / 168.51874°E (Queenstown-Lakes District, Otago, New Zealand)
Nearby towns and cities:
55 km (34 mi) ENE of Milford Sound (Southland) (pop: 435) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) WNW of Wanaka (pop: 4,430) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) NNW of Arrowtown (pop: 2,150) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) N of Queenstown (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NW of Cromwell (pop: 5,160) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) N of Kingston (pop: 2,460) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) N of Gore (Southland) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) WNW of Oamaru (pop: 13,000) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) NW of Dunedin (pop: 114,300) --> See nearby quakes!
617 km (383 mi) SW of Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.