Mag. 2.6 earthquake - Central Hawke\'s Bay District, 65 km south of Hastings, Hawke\'s Bay, New Zealand, on Tuesday, 24 June 2014 at 05:57 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 34 km depth
Depth: 33.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.1937°S / 176.5964°E (Central Hawke's Bay District, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Ruapehu (134 km / 83 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (17 mi) SE of Takapau (pop: 597) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) SSW of Hastings (pop: 61,700) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SSW of Taradale (Napier City) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) SSW of Napier City (pop: 56,800) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) ENE of Palmerston North (Manawatu-Wanganui) (pop: 76,000) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) NE of Masterton (Wellington) (pop: 20,700) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) ENE of Levin (Manawatu-Wanganui) (pop: 19,800) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) ESE of Wanganui (Manawatu-Wanganui) (pop: 40,300) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) NE of Lower Hutt (Wellington) (pop: 101,200) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 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: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.6||34 km||GEONET (NZ)|
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