Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - 49 km northwest of Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand, on Saturday, 12 June 2021 at 12:02 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 60 km depth
12 Jun 12:04 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 2 minutes.
Depth: 60.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.66877°S / 168.29951°E (Queenstown-Lakes District, Otago, New Zealand)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (19 mi) E of Milford Sound (Southland) (pop: 435) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) NW of Queenstown (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NW of Arrowtown (pop: 2,150) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) W of Wanaka (pop: 4,430) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) NNW of Kingston (pop: 2,460) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WNW of Cromwell (pop: 5,160) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NNE of Te Anau (Southland) (pop: 2,070) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) N of Invercargill (Southland) (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (136 mi) NW of Dunedin (pop: 114,300) --> See nearby quakes!
647 km (402 mi) SW of Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) More info
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