Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.3 - 715 km NE of Manutuke, Gisborne, New Zealand, domingo, 04 oct. 2020 -

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.3 - 715 km NE of Manutuke, Gisborne, New Zealand, domingo, 04 oct. 2020

Moderate magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 100 km depth

4 Oct 19:05 UTC: Primero en informar: GEONET (NZ) después de 6 minutos.
4 Oct 19:07: Magnitud recalculada de 4.9 a 5.3. Profundidad recalculada de 33.0 a 100.0 km (de 21 a 62 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 3.3 km (2.1 mi) al E.
Fecha & hora: 4 Oct 2020 06:58:52 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 4 Oct 6:58 am (GMT -12)
Magnitud: 5.3
Profundidad: 100.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 33,69367°S / 177,05554°W (Nueva Zelanda)
Nearby towns and cities:
625 km al NE de Ruatoria (pop: 897)
708 km al NE de Gisborne (pop: 34,300)
756 km al NE de Tauranga (pop: 110,300)
780 km al NE de Rotorua (pop: 65,900)
818 km al ENE de Manukau (pop: 362,000)
820 km al ENE de Whangarei (pop: 50,900)
821 km al ENE de Auckland (pop: 417,900)
827 km al ENE de Hamilton (pop: 152,600)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 15.2°C (59 F), humidity: 69%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from NE
Fuente primaria de datos: GEONET (NZ)
Energía liberada estimada: 5,6 x 1012 joules (1,56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) More info
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M 5.31 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)

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Sahuarita AZ / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Around 1150 am local time felt 2 rounds of very weak shaking. Have been through multiple earthquakes and I am certain I felt this quake. | One user found this interesting.
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Aftershocks of the M 5.3 terremoto: 715 km northeast de Manutuke, Gisborne, Nueva Zelanda Sun, 4 Oct 18h58

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