Terremoto leve mag. 4.7 - South Pacific Ocean, 40 km ENE of Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 2 Jul 9:14 pm (GMT +12) -

Terremoto leve mag. 4.7 - South Pacific Ocean, 40 km ENE of Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 2 Jul 9:14 pm (GMT +12)

Terremoto leve magnitud 4.7 at 210 km depth

2 Jul 09:17 UTC: Primero en informar: GEONET (NZ) después de 3 minutos.
2 Jul 09:22: Magnitud recalculada de 4.2 a 4.7. Profundidad recalculada de 211.0 a 210.4 km (de 131 a 131 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 4.8 km (3 mi) al WSW.
Update Fri, 2 Jul 2021, 09:27
Magnitude 4.7 earthquake strikes near Tauranga, Tauranga City, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
4.7 quake 2 Jul 9:14 pm (GMT +12)
4.7 quake 2 Jul 9:14 pm (GMT +12)
An intermediate to deep magnitude 4.7 earthquake was reported in the evening near Tauranga, Tauranga City, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand.
According to New Zealand's Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey (GeoNet), the quake hit on Friday 2 July 2021 at 9:14 pm local time at an intermediate to considerable depth of 210.4 km. The strength of the earthquake may have been tempered by its relative great depth below the surface, which makes it feel weaker in absolute terms. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
A second report was later issued by the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ), which listed it as a magnitude 5.0 earthquake. A third agency, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), reported the same quake at magnitude 4.2.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Maketu (pop. 1,100) located 28 km from the epicenter, Tauranga (pop. 110,300) 40 km away, Kawerau (pop. 6,700) 63 km away, Rotorua (pop. 65,900) 73 km away, Rotorua (pop. 65,900) 73 km away, Matamata (pop. 6,300) 78 km away, Tokoroa (pop. 14,300) 100 km away, and Hamilton (pop. 152,600) 117 km away.
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Earthquake data

Fecha & hora: 2 Jul 2021 09:14:32 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 2 Jul 9:14 pm (GMT +12)
Magnitud: 4.7
Prof.: 210.4 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 37.53765°S / 176.58084°E (Océano Pacífico Sur, Nueva Zelanda)
Antipode: 37.538°N / 3.419°W
Volcán mas cercano: Mayor Island (41 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km al NNE de Maketu (pop: 1,080) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
40 km al ENE de Tauranga (pop: 110,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
63 km al N de Kawerau (pop: 6,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
68 km al ESE de Waihi (pop: 4,620) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
73 km al NNE de Rotorua (pop: 65,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
78 km al ENE de Matamata (pop: 6,310) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
100 km al NE de Tokoroa (pop: 14,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
117 km al ENE de Hamilton (pop: 152,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
178 km al ESE de Auckland (pop: 417,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
445 km al NNE de Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
170 km al NNE de North Island (pop: 3,749,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 6.3°C (43 F), humidity: 59%, wind: 3 m/s (7 kts) from SSE
Fuente primaria de datos: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Energía liberada estimada: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 MWh, equivalente a 169 toneladas de TNT) Más info
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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.
RevistaProf.UbicaciónFuente
4.7210 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)
5.0229 kmNORTH ISLAND OF NEW ZEALANDEMSC
5.0221 kmNorth Island, New ZealandGFZ
5.0227 km6 Km N of Maketu, New ZealandUSGS
4.7225 kmNorth Island, New ZealandBMKG

User reports for this quake (6)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Kawerau, Bay of Plenty (63 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / very short (reported through our app)
Ruakaka, Whangarei, Northland (269.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Te puna (49.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 15-20 s (reported through our app)
Brisbane, Australia / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
Tauranga (43.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Whakatane (58.4 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s (reported through our app)
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