Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - 47 km east of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand, on Wednesday, 2 June 2021 at 12:07 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 24 km depth
2 Jun 12:09 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 1 minute.
Depth: 23.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.10379°S / 174.6219°E (New Plymouth District, Taranaki, New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Taranaki (52 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) ESE of Urenui (pop: 421) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) ESE of Waitara (pop: 6,320) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) NE of Eltham (pop: 2,240) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) E of New Plymouth (pop: 49,200) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) NNE of Hawera (pop: 11,100) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) NNW of Whanganui (Manawatu-Wanganui) (pop: 40,300) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) SSW of Hamilton (Waikato) (pop: 152,600) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) NNW of Palmerston North (Manawatu-Wanganui) (pop: 76,000) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) SW of Tauranga (Bay of Plenty) (pop: 110,300) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) N of Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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