Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, on Thursday, 4 July 2019 at 02:46 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, on Thursday, 4 July 2019 at 02:46 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.7 earthquake at 386 km depth

4 Jul 02:55 UTC: Premier à signaler: GEONET (NZ) après 8 minutes.
Jul 4 03:01: Magnitude recalculée de 5.1 à 5.7.
Profondeur recalculée de 380.0 à 386.1 km.
Date & time: 4 Jul 2019 02:46:47 UTC
Magnitude: 5.7
Profondeur: 386.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.51599°S / 179.74184°W (South Pacific Ocean, Nouvelle-Zélande)
Volcan le plus près: Volcano W (65 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1192 km NNE de Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
305 km SO de Sunday Island --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
315 km SO de Napier Island --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1013 joules (6.22 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5351 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.7386 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Tijuana / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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Aftershocks of the 5.7 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, 4 July 2019 02:46 GMT

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (4 quakes):
  • 27 Aug 2019 19:06 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    243.3 km (151.2 mi) depth
    38 km (24 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 18 Aug 2019 01:02 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    316.5 km (196.7 mi) depth
    42 km (26 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 27 Jul 2019 06:54 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    444 km (275.9 mi) depth
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 12 Jul 2019 19:06 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    32 km (20 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, on Thursday, 4 July 2019 at 02:46 (GMT)
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