Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - Tasman Sea, 211 km north of Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand, on Sunday, 28 Feb 2021 12:01 am (GMT +13) -

Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - Tasman Sea, 211 km north of Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand, on Sunday, 28 Feb 2021 12:01 am (GMT +13)

Séisme faible magnitude 3.4 at 5 km depth

27 Feb 11:03 UTC: Premier à signaler: GEONET (NZ) après 1 minutes.
27 Feb 11:04: Magnitude recalculée de 2.5 à 3.2.
27 Feb 11:06: Magnitude recalculée de 3.2 à 3.4. Profondeur recalculée de 12.0 à 5.0 km (de 7.5 à 3.1 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 13 km (8.4 mi) au NO.
Date & time: 27 Feb 2021 11:01:38 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: dimanche, 28 févr. 2021 00:01 (GMT +13)
Magnitude: 3.4
Profondeur: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.56998°S / 167.63217°E (Mer de Tasman, Southland, Nouvelle-Zélande)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km ONO de Milford Sound (pop: 435) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
94 km N de Te Anau (pop: 2,070) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
96 km ONO de Queenstown (Otago) (pop: 10,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
102 km ONO de Arrowtown (Otago) (pop: 2,150) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
121 km O de Wanaka (Otago) (pop: 4,430) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
211 km NNO de Invercargill (pop: 47,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
211 km NNO de Invercargill (pop: 47,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
268 km ONO de Dunedin (Otago) (pop: 114,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
288 km O de Timaru (Canterbury) (pop: 28,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
686 km SO de Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 10.6°C (51 F), humidity: 97%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from ESE
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
3.45 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)

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