Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - Kermadec Islands Region (New Zealand) on Friday, 13 February 1925 at 13:49 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake  - Kermadec Islands Region (New Zealand) on Friday, 13 February 1925 at 13:49 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 6.5 earthquake at 35 km depth

Date & time: 13 Feb 1925 01:49:29 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 6.5
Profondeur: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.872°S / 176.196°W (Nouvelle-Zélande)
Volcan le plus près: Hinetapeka (159 km / 99 mi)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1014 joules (98.6 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 84802 tons of TNT or 5.3 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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M 6.535 kmKermadec Islands region (New Zealand)USGS
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Aftershocks of the 6.5 quake Kermadec Islands Region (New Zealand) 13 February 13:49 UTC

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Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - Kermadec Islands Region (New Zealand) on Friday, 13 February 1925 at 13:49 (GMT)
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