Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - 198km ENE of Gisborne, New Zealand on Sunday, 16 November 2014

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.7 - South Pacific Ocean, 182 km NE of Gisborne, New Zealand, domingo, 16 nov. 2014

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.7 - South Pacific Ocean, 182 km NE of Gisborne, New Zealand, domingo, 16 nov. 2014

Strong magnitude 6.7 earthquake at 22 km depth

16 Nov 22:41 UTC: Primero en informar: USGS después de 8 minutos.
Profundidad recalculada de 35.0 a 22.0 km.
Fecha & hora: 16 Nov 2014 22:33:20 UTC
Hora local al epicentro: Monday, November 17, 2014 10:33:20
Magnitud: 6.7
Profundidad: 22.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 37.682°S / 179.685°E (Océano Pacífico Sur, Nueva Zelanda)
Volcán mas cercano: Tangaroa (231 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
121 km al E de Ruatoria (pop: 897) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
182 km al NE de Gisborne (pop: 34,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
239 km al E de Whakatane (pop: 18,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
306 km al E de Rotorua (pop: 65,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
306 km al E de Rotorua (pop: 65,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
310 km al E de Tauranga (pop: 110,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
314 km al NE de Napier City (pop: 56,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
329 km al NE de Hastings (pop: 61,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
445 km al ESE de Auckland (pop: 417,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
581 km al NE de Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
353 km al ENE de North Island (pop: 3,749,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
98 km al E de East Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 7.1 x 1014 joules (197 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.7 x 105 tons of TNT or 10.6 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 6.722 km182km NE of Gisborne, New ZealandUSGS
M 6.726 kmOff E. Coast of N. Island, N.Z.GFZ
M 6.720 km OFF E. COAST OF N. ISLAND, N.Z.EMSC
M 6.877 kmOff East Coast of North Island, NZGeoAu

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Chennai (India, 11691 km NW of epicenter) : i felt heavy headach (reported through EMSC)
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Aftershocks of the M 6.7 terremoto: Océano Pacífico Sur, 182 km al noreste de Gisborne, Nueva Zelanda Sun, 16 Nov 2014 22:33

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (817 quakes):
  • 15 May 2015 15:41 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    103.4 km (64.2 mi) depth
    |
    91 km (57 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 14 May 2015 05:07 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    92.2 km (57.3 mi) depth
    |
    59 km (37 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 13 May 2015 19:36 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    12.1 km (7.5 mi) depth
    |
    121 km (75 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 13 May 2015 09:35 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    47.2 km (29.3 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (7 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 12 May 2015 22:22 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    109.1 km (67.8 mi) depth
    |
    106 km (66 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 12 May 2015 17:05 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    12.3 km (7.6 mi) depth
    |
    119 km (74 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 11 May 2015 15:01 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    79.1 km (49.2 mi) depth
    |
    128 km (80 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 10 May 2015 15:33 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    8.9 km (5.5 mi) depth
    |
    120 km (75 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 10 May 2015 02:33 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    20.9 km (13 mi) depth
    |
    25 km (15 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 10 May 2015 02:17 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    51.9 km (32.2 mi) depth
    |
    65 km (40 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 09 May 2015 10:45 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    35.9 km (22.3 mi) depth
    |
    123 km (76 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 09 May 2015 09:48 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    138.1 km (85.8 mi) depth
    |
    125 km (78 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 08 May 2015 16:17 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    26.3 km (16.3 mi) depth
    |
    131 km (82 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 08 May 2015 07:12 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    39 km (24.2 mi) depth
    |
    120 km (74 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 08 May 2015 04:20 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    29.4 km (18.3 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (8 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 07 May 2015 21:25 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    47.2 km (29.3 mi) depth
    |
    51 km (32 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • Show all

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Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.7 - South Pacific Ocean, 182 km NE of Gisborne, New Zealand, domingo, 16 nov. 2014
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