Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Tasman Sea, 29 km southwest of Wellington, New Zealand, on 10 Apr 10:46 pm (GMT +12) -

Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Tasman Sea, 29 km southwest of Wellington, New Zealand, on 10 Apr 10:46 pm (GMT +12)

Séisme faible magnitude 3.6 at 12 km depth

10 Apr 10:48 UTC: Premier à signaler: GEONET (NZ) après 2 minutes.
10 Apr 10:49: Profondeur recalculée de 19.1 à 12.0 km (de 11.9 à 7.5 mi).
10 Apr 10:50: Profondeur recalculée de 12.0 à 5.0 km (de 7.5 à 3.1 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 2 km (1.2 mi) au SSW.
10 Apr 11:09: Profondeur recalculée de 5.0 à 12.0 km (de 3.1 à 7.5 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 1.5 km (0.9 mi) au NE.
Date & time: 10 Apr 2021 10:46:37 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 10 Apr 10:46 pm (GMT +12)
Magnitude: 3.6
Profondeur: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.46149°S / 174.52327°E (Mer de Tasman, Nouvelle-Zélande)
Volcan le plus près: Taranaki (243 km / 151 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km SO de Brooklyn (pop: 3,860) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
29 km SO de Wellington (pop: 381,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
43 km SO de Lower Hutt (pop: 101,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
46 km SO de Porirua (pop: 50,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
47 km ESE de Picton (pop: 3,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
57 km SO de Upper Hutt (pop: 38,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
73 km SO de Paraparaumu (pop: 25,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
106 km E de Nelson (pop: 59,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
153 km SO de Palmerston North (pop: 76,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
278 km NE de Christchurch (pop: 363,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 17.1°C (63 F), humidity: 88%, wind: 10 m/s (19 kts) from N
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ) (Earthquake Commission and Geological Survey, New Zealand)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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3.612 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)

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51.3 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : It felt like a really strong gust of wind hit the house, both cats were alerted | 2 users found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Petone, Wellington (39.5 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
Wellington (29.8 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / very short : Sharp jolt (reported through our app)  
26.2 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
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