Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - 288km NW of Raoul Island, New Zealand on Wednesday, 28 August 2013
Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.1 - South Pacific Ocean, mercoledì, 28 agosto 2013
Strong magnitude 6.1 earthquake at 489 km depth
28 Aug 03:13 UTC: Primo a segnalare: USGS dopo 18 minuti.
Ora locale a epicentro: Wednesday, August 28, 2013 14:54:41
Profondità: 488.6 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 27.7953°S / 179.6722°E (international territory)
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 8.9 x 1013 joules (24.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 21301 tons of TNT or 1.3 atomic bombs!) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 6.2||498 km||Kermadec Islands Region||GFZ|
|M 6.3||492 km||KERMADEC ISLANDS REGION||EMSC|
|M 6.1||489 km||288km NW of Raoul Island, New Zealand||USGS|
|M 6.0||492 km||Kermadec Islands Region||GeoAu|
|M 5.9||501 km||Kermadec Islands Region||BMKG|
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Aftershocks of the 6.1 quake South Pacific Ocean Wednesday, August 28, 2013 14:54:41
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 16 Feb 2014 20:56 UTC| M 5.0 |12.5 km (7.8 mi) depth|51 km (32 mi) distance| GEONET (NZ) | Details