Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - 29 km northeast of Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand, on Monday, 7 June 2021 at 11:28 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 17 km depth
7 Jun 11:31 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 3 minutes.
Depth: 16.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.75591°S / 175.30548°E (Wanganui District, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Ruapehu (58 km / 36 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) NE of Whanganui (pop: 40,300) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SW of Waiouru (pop: 1,350) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) N of Bulls (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) NNW of Palmerston North (pop: 76,000) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) N of Foxton (pop: 4,780) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) ESE of Hawera (Taranaki) (pop: 11,100) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) N of Levin (pop: 19,800) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (82 mi) W of Hastings (Hawke's Bay) (pop: 61,700) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) N of Lower Hutt (Wellington) (pop: 101,200) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 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: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.2||17 km||New Zealand||GEONET (NZ)|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, 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.