Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - South of Kermadec Islands on Saturday, 16 June 2018 at 06:32 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - South of Kermadec Islands on Saturday, 16 June 2018 at 06:32 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 10 km depth

16 Jun 06:43 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 11 minutes.
Date & time: 16 Jun 2018 06:32:25 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.3
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.92°S / 177.96°W (Nouvelle-Zélande)
Volcan le plus près: Volcano W (165 km / 103 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
646 km NNE de Ruatoria (pop: 897)
711 km NE de Opotiki (pop: 4,040)
724 km NE de Whakatane (pop: 18,600)
725 km NE de Tairua (pop: 1,590)
734 km NNE de Gisborne (pop: 34,300)
734 km NE de Edgecumbe (pop: 1,640)
736 km NE de Whangamata (pop: 4,250)
746 km NE de Waihi Beach (pop: 2,010)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 5.310 kmSouth of Kermadec IslandsGFZ
M 5.260 km SOUTH OF KERMADEC ISLANDSEMSC
M 5.210 km- 151km SSE of L'Esperance Rock, New ZealandUSGS

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Aftershocks of the 5.3 quake South of Kermadec Islands 16 June 06:32 UTC

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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - South of Kermadec Islands on Saturday, 16 June 2018 at 06:32 (GMT)
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