Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - 33 km northwest of Te Anau, Southland District, New Zealand, on Tuesday, 9 Feb 2021 10:17 pm (GMT +13) -

Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - 33 km northwest of Te Anau, Southland District, New Zealand, on Tuesday, 9 Feb 2021 10:17 pm (GMT +13)

Séisme très faible magnitude 2.8 at 7 km depth

9 Feb 09:19 UTC: Premier à signaler: GEONET (NZ) après 2 minutes.
9 Feb 09:20: Magnitude recalculée de 2.9 à 3.0.
9 Feb 09:21: Magnitude recalculée de 3.0 à 2.8. Profondeur recalculée de 4.3 à 6.9 km (de 2.7 à 4.3 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 1.5 km (0.9 mi) au E.
Date & time: 9 Feb 2021 09:17:02 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: mardi, 9 févr. 2021 22:17 (GMT +13)
Magnitude: 2.8
Profondeur: 6.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 45.27449°S / 167.35103°E (Southland District, Southland, Nouvelle-Zélande)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km ONO de Te Anau (pop: 2,070) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
38 km NNO de Manapouri (pop: 248) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
106 km OSO de Queenstown (Otago) (pop: 10,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
107 km O de Kingston (Otago) (pop: 2,460) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
120 km OSO de Arrowtown (Otago) (pop: 2,150) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
124 km NO de Winton (pop: 2,190) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
147 km NNO de Invercargill (pop: 47,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
154 km NO de Gore (pop: 12,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
218 km NO de Papatowai (Otago) (pop: 6,590) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
747 km SO de Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 2.8°C (37 F), humidity: 100%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from SE
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
2.86.9 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)

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Point Clare NSW Australia (871.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / very short : Resting dog got up to see if my husband was coming home as same feeling of vibration when electric garage door goes up. I felt timber floor of our upper storey vibrate briefly too.  
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