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Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.9 - 714 km NE of Whakatane, New Zealand domingo, 13 sep. 2020

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.9 - 714 km NE of Whakatane, New Zealand domingo, 13 sep. 2020
13 Sep 11:50 UTC: Primero en informar: GEONET (NZ) después de 3 minutos.
13 Sep 11:54: Magnitud recalculada de 6.1 a 5.9. Ubicación del epicentro corregida 30 km (18.8 mi) al O.
Fecha & hora: domingo, 13 septiembre 2020 11:47 UTC
Magnitud: 5.9
Profundidad: 33.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 33,07081°S / 177,89493°W (New Zealand)
Volcán mas cercano: Volcano W (201 km / 125 mi)
Fuente primaria de datos: GEONET (NZ)
Energía liberada estimada: 4,5 x 1013 joules (12,4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 10676 tons of TNT or 0,7 atomic bombs!) [aprende más]
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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.
Fecha / HoraRevista / ProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
Sun, 13 Sep 11:47 UTCM 5.9 / 33 km714 km NE of Whakatane, New ZealandGEONET (NZ)
Sun, 13 Sep 11:47 UTCM 5.3 / 27.2 kmSouth of Kermadec Islands (New Zealand)GeoAu
Sun, 13 Sep 11:47 UTCM 5.1 / 10 kmSouth of the Kermadec Islands (New Zealand)USGS
Sun, 13 Sep 11:47 UTCM 5.1 / 10 kmSouth Of Kermadec Islands (New Zealand)EMSC
Sun, 13 Sep 11:47 UTCM 5.1 / 10 kmSouth of Kermadec Islands (New Zealand)GFZ

User reports for this quake (5)

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Auckland (764.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
9775.7 km NE of epicenter [Map] / not felt
772.7 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Dover de / not felt : N/A
Auckland. / not felt

Aftershocks of the M 5.9 terremoto: 714 km NE of Whakatane, New Zealand Sun, 13 Sep 11h47

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (4 quakes):
  • 14 oct 2020 13:07 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 16 sep 2020 15:08 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    100 km (62,1 mi) depth
    49 km (31 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 16 sep 2020 00:26 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    100 km (62,1 mi) depth
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 13 sep 2020 21:44 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    22 km (14 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.9 - 714 km NE of Whakatane, New Zealand domingo, 13 sep. 2020

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