Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - Stratford District, 57 km east of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand, on Thursday, 3 June 2021 at 15:58 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 249 km depth
3 Jun 16:02 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 4 minutes.
Depth: 248.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.06961°S / 174.73958°E (Stratford District, Taranaki, New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Taranaki (63 km / 39 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) ESE of Urenui (pop: 421) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) E of Waitara (pop: 6,320) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NE of Eltham (pop: 2,240) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) E of New Plymouth (pop: 49,200) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) NE of Hawera (pop: 11,100) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) NNW of Wanganui (Manawatu-Wanganui) (pop: 40,300) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) SSW of Hamilton (Waikato) (pop: 152,600) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) NNW of Palmerston North (Manawatu-Wanganui) (pop: 76,000) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) SW of Tauranga (Bay of Plenty) (pop: 110,300) --> See nearby quakes!
247 km (153 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: 4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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