Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - Tasman Sea, 27 km east of Blenheim, Marlborough District, New Zealand, on Thursday, 25 Mar 2021 11:25 am (GMT +13) -

Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - Tasman Sea, 27 km east of Blenheim, Marlborough District, New Zealand, on Thursday, 25 Mar 2021 11:25 am (GMT +13)

Séisme très faible magnitude 2.1 at 8 km depth

24 Mar 22:27 UTC: Premier à signaler: GEONET (NZ) après 2 minutes.
24 Mar 22:28: Magnitude recalculée de 2.1 à 2.0. Profondeur recalculée de 8.3 à 7.4 km (de 5.2 à 4.6 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 1.3 km (0.8 mi) au N.
24 Mar 22:29: Magnitude recalculée de 2.0 à 2.1. Profondeur recalculée de 7.4 à 8.1 km (de 4.6 à 5 mi).
Date & time: 24 Mar 2021 22:25:26 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: jeudi, 25 mars 2021 11:25 (GMT +13)
Magnitude: 2.1
Profondeur: 8.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.59392°S / 174.26534°E (Mer de Tasman, Nouvelle-Zélande)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km ENE de Seddon (pop: 511) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
27 km ESE de Blenheim (pop: 26,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
40 km SSE de Picton (pop: 3,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
55 km SO de Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
69 km SO de Lower Hutt (pop: 101,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
71 km SO de Porirua (pop: 50,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
83 km SO de Upper Hutt (pop: 38,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
89 km ESE de Nelson (pop: 59,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
95 km ESE de Richmond (pop: 14,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
98 km SO de Paraparaumu (pop: 25,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 15.7°C (60 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from SW
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) Plus d'infos
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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
2.18.1 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)

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