Terremoto leve mag. 3.4 - 32 km NE of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, Tuesday, 06 Apr. 2021 -

Terremoto leve mag. 3.4 - 32 km NE of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, Tuesday, 06 Apr. 2021

Terremoto leve magnitud 3.4 at 5 km depth

6 Apr 00:38 UTC: Primero en informar: GEONET (NZ) después de 2 minutos.
6 Apr 00:45: Magnitud recalculada de 3.9 a 3.4. Profundidad recalculada de 5.8 a 5.0 km (de 3.6 a 3.1 mi).
Fecha & hora: 6 Apr 2021 00:36:30 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: Tuesday, 6 Apr 2021 12:36 (GMT +12)
Magnitud: 3.4
Profundidad: 5.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 37.95272°S / 176.52121°E (Rotorua District, Bay of Plenty, Nueva Zelanda)
Volcán mas cercano: Okataina (Tarawera) (19 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km al SSE de Paengaroa (pop: 901) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
23 km al NO de Kawerau (pop: 6,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
28 km al O de Edgecumbe (pop: 1,640) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
32 km al NE de Rotorua (pop: 65,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
32 km al NE de Rotorua (pop: 65,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
41 km al O de Whakatane (pop: 18,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
43 km al SE de Tauranga (pop: 110,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
90 km al NNE de Taupo (Waikato) (pop: 22,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
198 km al SE de Auckland (pop: 417,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
400 km al NNE de Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 23.9°C (75 F), humidity: 54%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from SSW
Fuente primaria de datos: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Energía liberada estimada: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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RevistaProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
3.45 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)
3.96 km3.9 NORTH ISLAND OF NEW ZEALANDEMSC

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6 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : It felt like a huge truck was going past but it lasted longer then a truck would’ve, also my dog freaked out  
Pyes Pa, Tauranga (41.3 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : i was upstairs sitting on my bed when the bed and everything just started to shake. it went on for about 10-15 seconds then all of a sudden just stopped. but im not exactly sure if i was an earthquake but i think i was  
721 Maniatutu Road, Pongakawa / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / complex motion difficult to describe / 5-10 s : We were outside, there was a deep thump and shake of the house, a fan fell over, kids playing outside all felt it. Peacocks made a lot of noise  
Paengaroa / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Very strong here on Maungarangi Road and rolled for quite some time. Our dog came inside for reassurance...he didn't like it at all.  
Rotoehu rd Te Puke / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s : There was a small eathquake before this one and t was weak however the 2nd one was more intense. I had glasses fall off the shelves and scared me enough I ran outside.  
At home in Ohauiti / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 5-10 s : Heard it first, slight rolling motion then intensified to a shake. House creaked, cat unsure. Seemed to go for about 8 Seconds. (reported through our app)  
41.7 km NW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
33.5 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Te puke (24.2 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : .  
Te puke, bay of plenty (25.4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
1285 Maniatutu road / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 20-30 s
1491 Pongakawa Bush / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Mimiha Ridge Road / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 10-15 s
Te Puke / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Te Ranga, Te Puke / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Te matai Road / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
Tauranga / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s : sat on chair .  
Welcome Bay, tauranga / Weak shaking (MMI III) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 2-5 s : If went long enough for me to wonder if it was strong enough to take action  
Te Puna / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s : Quick shake and rumble  
tauranga / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : bed vibrating  
Te Puke / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt like a heavy truck going past, irregular shaking. Lasted for about a minute.  
Tauranga / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
At home, Tauriko / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s : While sitting down I felt the chair rocking. No noise.  
Manawahe / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vibration and rolling / 20-30 s
Tauranga / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
Papamoa / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Te Puke / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Rotorua / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
tauranga / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s
Te Puke, Bay Of Plenty / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Te Puke / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
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