Mag. 3.7 earthquake - 203 km east of Auckland, New Zealand, on Saturday, 29 August 2020 at 12:03 (GMT) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 5.2 quake 199 km east of Manukau, Auckland, New Zealand, Sat Aug 29 2020 3:47 AM, which had occurred 20 heures earlier.
Mag. 3.7 earthquake  - 203 km east of Auckland, New Zealand, on Saturday, 29 August 2020 at 12:03 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 221 km depth

29 Aug 12:08 UTC: Premier à signaler: GEONET (NZ) après 4 minutes.
Aug 29 12:12: Magnitude recalculée de 3.5 à 3.7.
Profondeur recalculée de 222.6 à 221.4 km.
Date & time: 29 Aug 2020 12:03:57 UTC -
Magnitude: 3.7
Profondeur: 221.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.83128°S / 177.04208°E (Nouvelle-Zélande)
Volcan le plus près: White Island (78 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
107 km E de Pauanui (pop: 749)
112 km ENE de Whangamata (pop: 4,250)
123 km NE de Tauranga (pop: 110,300)
125 km N de Whakatane (pop: 18,600)
162 km NNE de Rotorua (pop: 65,900)
188 km NE de Hamilton (pop: 152,600)
193 km E de Manukau (pop: 362,000)
203 km E de Auckland (pop: 417,900)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 3.7221 km123 km NE of Tauranga, New ZealandGEONET (NZ)
M 3.5171 km3.5 North Island Of New ZealandEMSC

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Mag. 3.7 earthquake - 203 km east of Auckland, New Zealand, on Saturday, 29 August 2020 at 12:03 (GMT)
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