Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - 15 km south of Nelson, New Zealand, on Thursday, 1 Apr 2021 8:40 am (GMT +13) -

Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - 15 km south of Nelson, New Zealand, on Thursday, 1 Apr 2021 8:40 am (GMT +13)

Séisme mineur magnitude 2.2 at 68 km depth

31 Mar 19:43 UTC: Premier à signaler: GEONET (NZ) après 2 minutes.
31 Mar 19:45: Magnitude recalculée de 2.5 à 2.2. Profondeur recalculée de 69.1 à 67.9 km (de 43 à 42 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 2.7 km (1.7 mi) au WNW.
Date & time: 31 Mar 2021 19:40:53 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: jeudi, 1 avril 2021 08:40 (GMT +13)
Magnitude: 2.2
Profondeur: 67.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.40134°S / 173.34802°E (Nelson City, Nelson, Nouvelle-Zélande)
Volcan le plus près: Taranaki (242 km / 150 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km SSE de Nelson (pop: 59,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
16 km ESE de Richmond (Tasman) (pop: 14,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
25 km E de Wakefield (Tasman District) (pop: 1,660) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
27 km SE de Mapua (Tasman) (pop: 1,820) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
41 km SE de Motueka (Tasman) (pop: 7,490) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
120 km O de Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
129 km OSO de Porirua (Wellington) (pop: 50,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
133 km O de Lower Hutt (Wellington) (pop: 101,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
145 km OSO de Upper Hutt (Wellington) (pop: 38,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
223 km OSO de Palmerston North (Manawatu-Wanganui) (pop: 76,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 14.7°C (58 F), humidity: 92%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from ESE
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) Plus d'infos
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2.268 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)

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