Terremoto leve mag. 4.0 - 43 km WNW of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand, Saturday, 31 Oct. 2020 -

Terremoto leve mag. 4.0 - 43 km WNW of Hastings, Hawke\'s Bay, New Zealand, Saturday, 31 Oct. 2020

Terremoto leve magnitud 4.0 at 41 km depth

31 Oct 08:56 UTC: Primero en informar: GEONET (NZ) después de 56 secundos.
31 Oct 08:57: Magnitud recalculada de 3.2 a 4.1.
31 Oct 08:58: Magnitud recalculada de 4.1 a 4.0. Profundidad recalculada de 39.2 a 40.7 km (de 24 a 25 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 2 km (1.2 mi) al SO.
Fecha & hora: 31 Oct 2020 08:55:14 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: Saturday, 31 Oct 2020 21:55 (GMT +13)
Magnitud: 4
Profundidad: 40.7 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 39.49635°S / 176.38615°E (Inglaterra, Hawke's Bay, Nueva Zelanda)
Volcán mas cercano: Ruapehu (74 km / 46 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km al O de Taradale (Napier City) (pop: 16,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
43 km al ONO de Hastings (pop: 61,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
45 km al O de Napier City (pop: 56,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
62 km al E de Waiouru (Manawatu-Wanganui) (pop: 1,350) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
94 km al SSE de Taupo (Waikato) (pop: 22,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
116 km al NE de Palmerston Norte (Manawatu-Wanganui) (pop: 76,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
124 km al ENE de Whanganui (Manawatu-Wanganui) (pop: 40,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
151 km al S de Rotorua (Bay of Plenty) (pop: 65,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
241 km al NE de Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
308 km al SSE de Manukau (Auckland) (pop: 362,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 14.4°C (58 F), humidity: 70%, wind: 3 m/s (7 kts) from NW
Fuente primaria de datos: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Energía liberada estimada: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.041 km43 Km WNW of Hastings, New ZealandGEONET (NZ)
4.041 km4.0 North Island Of New ZealandEMSC

User reports for this quake (7)

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Seoni, Madhya Pradesh, India (3410.4 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : People in my area came out of their houses. We were all horribly scared by the shaking.  
Hastings / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Hastings / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Little rattle  
Napier / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short : Just sitting on couch, two peeps felt the jolt  
akina hastings / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / very short
Crownthorpe, Hastings / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Sharp jolt  
saint leonards, hastings / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
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