Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - Western Bay of Plenty District, 33 km south of Tauranga, New Zealand, on Monday, June 21, 2021 at 09:27 (GMT) -

Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - Western Bay of Plenty District, 33 km south of Tauranga, New Zealand, on Monday, June 21, 2021 at 09:27 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 173 km depth

21 Jun 09:30 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 3 minutes.
21 Jun 09:32: Magnitude recalculated from 2.8 to 3.2. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 173.5 to 172.8 km (from 108 to 107 mi).
Date & time: Jun 21, 2021 09:27:34 UTC -
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 172.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.96911°S / 176.04457°E (Western Bay of Plenty District, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand)
Antipode: 37.969°N / 3.955°W
Nearest volcano: Rotorua (23 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) NNW of Mamaku (pop: 751) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NW of Rotorua (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SE of Matamata (Waikato) (pop: 6,310) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) SSW of Tauranga (pop: 110,300) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) NNE of Tokoroa (Waikato) (pop: 14,300) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) E of Cambridge (Waikato) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) W of Whakatane (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) W of Whakatane (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (105 mi) SE of Auckland (pop: 417,900) --> See nearby quakes!
385 km (239 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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3.2173 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)

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