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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - SOUTH ISLAND OF NEW ZEALAND on Sunday, 13 November 2016

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - SOUTH ISLAND OF NEW ZEALAND on Sunday, 13 November 2016

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.9 quake: South Island, New Zealand on Sun, 13 Nov 11h02, which had occurred 29 minutes earlier.
Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - SOUTH ISLAND OF NEW ZEALAND on Sunday, 13 November 2016
Nov 13 11:58: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 6.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 15.0 km.
Date & time: Sunday, 13 November 2016 11:32 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.18°S / 173.46°E (Nouvelle-Zélande)
Nearest volcano: Taranaki (336 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3*10^14 J (35 GWh / 30089 tons of TNT / 1.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 13 Nov 2016
Sun, 13 Nov 11:32 UTCM 6.2 / 28.9 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)
Sun, 13 Nov 11:32 UTCM 6.5 / 10 km- 17km NNW of Kaikoura, New ZealandUSGS
Sun, 13 Nov 11:32 UTCM 6.2 / 20 kmSouth Island, New ZealandGeoAu

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"I felt it" reports:
palmerston north / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Long rolling..for bout a min
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource


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