Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - 24 km north of Gisborne, New Zealand, on Friday, June 11, 2021 at 03:27 (GMT) -

Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - 24 km north of Gisborne, New Zealand, on Friday, June 11, 2021 at 03:27 (GMT)

Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 24 km depth

11 Jun 03:29 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 1 minute.
11 Jun 03:39: Magnitude recalculated from 3.0 to 2.8. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 24.6 to 23.8 km (from 15.3 to 14.8 mi).
Date & time: Jun 11, 2021 03:27:54 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.8
Depth: 23.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.44045°S / 178.03458°E (Gisborne District, Gisborne, New Zealand)
Antipode: 38.44°N / 1.965°W
Nearest volcano: White Island (126 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) ENE of Te Karaka (pop: 592) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) N of Gisborne (pop: 34,300) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) WSW of Tolaga Bay (pop: 932) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SE of Opotiki (Bay of Plenty) (pop: 4,040) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NE of Wairoa (Hawke's Bay) (pop: 4,260) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) ESE of Whakatane (Bay of Plenty) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) NE of Napier City (Hawke's Bay) (pop: 56,800) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) ESE of Rotorua (Bay of Plenty) (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) ESE of Tauranga (Bay of Plenty) (pop: 110,300) --> See nearby quakes!
421 km (262 mi) NE of Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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2.824 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)
3.025 kmNew Zealand: 3.0 OFF E. COAST OF N. ISLAND, N.Z.EMSC

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