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Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake - 236km ESE of Raoul Island, New Zealand on Thursday, 3 July 2014

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - 193km SE of Raoul Island, New Zealand on Thursday, 3 July 2014

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake  - 193km SE of Raoul Island, New Zealand on Thursday, 3 July 2014
3 Jul 19:58 UTC: Premier à signaler: USGS après 8 minutes.
Jul 3 21:10: Magnitude recalculée de 6.6 à 6.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 33.0 à 20.0 km.
Date & time: Thursday, 3 July 2014 19:50 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, July 03, 2014 07:50:05
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.5328°S / 176.5257°W (Nouvelle-Zélande)
Nearest volcano: Raoul Island (238 km / 148 mi)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1014 joules (49.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 42502 tons of TNT or 2.7 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 3 Jul 19:50 UTCM 6.3 / 20 km193km SE of Raoul Island, New ZealandUSGS
Thu, 3 Jul 19:50 UTCM 6.3 / 10 kmKermadec Islands RegionGFZ
Thu, 3 Jul 19:50 UTCM 6.3 / 2 km KERMADEC ISLANDS REGIONEMSC

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Aftershocks of the 6.3 quake: 193km SE of Raoul Island, New Zealand, 3 Jul 2014 19h50

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List of recorded aftershocks, latest first (11 quakes):
  • 21 Aug 2014 02:51 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 11 Aug 2014 10:07 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    64 km (40 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 04 Aug 2014 16:50 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    55 km (34 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 04 Aug 2014 16:50 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    23 km (14 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 03 Aug 2014 17:39 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    149 km (92.6 mi) depth
    |
    78 km (48 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 03 Aug 2014 17:39 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 27 Jul 2014 14:01 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    223.7 km (139 mi) depth
    |
    37 km (23 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 25 Jul 2014 11:09 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    83 km (51 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 20 Jul 2014 04:18 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    81 km (50 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 11 Jul 2014 12:22 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    77 km (48 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 03 Jul 2014 19:50 UTC
    | M 6.2 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - on Thursday, 3 July 2014

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Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - 193km SE of Raoul Island, New Zealand on Thursday, 3 July 2014
 

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