Débil terremoto magnitud 2.7 - South Pacific Ocean, 115 km NNE of Ruatoria, Gisborne District, New Zealand, jueves, 29 oct. 2020 -

Débil terremoto magnitud 2.7 - South Pacific Ocean, 115 km NNE of Ruatoria, Gisborne District, New Zealand, jueves, 29 oct. 2020

Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 5 km depth

29 Oct 12:46 UTC: Primero en informar: GEONET (NZ) después de 3 minutos.
29 Oct 13:09: Ubicación del epicentro corregida 2.1 km (1.3 mi) al S.
Fecha & hora: 29 Oct 2020 12:43:37 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 30 Oct 12:43 am (GMT +12)
Magnitud: 2.7
Profundidad: 5.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 36.97211°S / 178.94508°E (Océano Pacífico Sur, Nueva Zelanda)
Volcán mas cercano: Tangaroa (108 km / 67 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
115 km al NNE de Ruatoria (Gisborne) (pop: 897) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
141 km al NNE de Tokomaru (Gisborne) (pop: 495) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
165 km al NNE de Tolaga Bay (Gisborne) (pop: 932) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
186 km al NE de Opotiki (Bay of Plenty) (pop: 4,040) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
204 km al NNE de Gisborne (pop: 34,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
205 km al ENE de Whakatane (Bay of Plenty) (pop: 18,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
218 km al ENE de Edgecumbe (Bay of Plenty) (pop: 1,640) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
234 km al ENE de Kawerau (Bay of Plenty) (pop: 6,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
258 km al NE de Murupara (Bay of Plenty) (pop: 1,880) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
600 km al NE de Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
86 km al NNE de East Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 16.2°C (61 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from WNW
Fuente primaria de datos: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Energía liberada estimada: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 2.75 km115 Km NNE of Ruatoria, New ZealandGEONET (NZ)

User reports for this quake

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Débil terremoto magnitud 2.7 - South Pacific Ocean, 115 km NNE of Ruatoria, Gisborne District, New Zealand, jueves, 29 oct. 2020
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