Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - South of Kermadec Islands on Thursday, 23 October 2014

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.4 - South Pacific Ocean, 1043 km NNE of Wellington, New Zealand, jueves, 23 oct. 2014

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.4 - South Pacific Ocean, 1043 km NNE of Wellington, New Zealand, jueves, 23 oct. 2014

Moderate magnitude 5.4 earthquake at 59 km depth

23 Oct 12:27 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 8 minutos.
Oct 23 14:10: Magnitud recalculada de 5.5 a 5.4.
Fecha & hora: 23 Oct 2014 12:18:34 UTC
Magnitud: 5.4
Profundidad: 59.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 33.23°S / 179.19°W (Océano Pacífico Sur, Nueva Zelanda)
Volcán mas cercano: Volcano W (172 km / 107 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1043 km al NNE de Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Energía liberada estimada: 7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 5.459 kmSouth of Kermadec IslandsGFZ
M 5.535 km205km SSW of L'Esperance Rock, New ZealandUSGS
M 5.4 kmSouth of Kermadec Islands, New ZealandGeoAu

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Aftershocks of the M 5.4 terremoto: Océano Pacífico Sur, 1043 km al noreste de Wellington, Nueva Zelanda Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:18

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (0 quakes):
So far, no aftershocks have been registered.

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Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.4 - South Pacific Ocean, 1043 km NNE of Wellington, New Zealand, jueves, 23 oct. 2014
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