Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 34 km east of Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, on Saturday, June 5, 2021 at 14:28 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 173 km depth
5 Jun 14:32 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 3 minutes.
Depth: 173.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.58476°S / 176.52998°E↗ (South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand)
Antipode: 37.585°N / 3.47°W↗
Nearest volcano: Mayor Island (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NNE of Maketu (pop: 1,080) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) ENE of Tauranga (pop: 110,300) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NNW of Kawerau (pop: 6,700) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) ESE of Waihi (pop: 4,620) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNE of Rotorua (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) ENE of Matamata (pop: 6,310) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NE of Tokoroa (pop: 14,300) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) E of Hamilton (pop: 152,600) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) ESE of Auckland (pop: 417,900) --> See nearby quakes!
438 km (272 mi) NNE of Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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