Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Off E. Coast of N. Island, N.Z. on Sunday, 21 September 2014

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.5 - Off E. Coast of N. Island, N.Z., domenica, 21 settembre 2014

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.5 - Off E. Coast of N. Island, N.Z., domenica, 21 settembre 2014

Moderate magnitude 5.5 earthquake at 17 km depth

21 Sep 16:10 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 1 ora e 8 minuti.
Profondità ricalcolata da 10.0 a 17.0 km.
Data & ora: 21 Sep 2014 03:02:30 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 5.5
Profondità: 17.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 35,94°S / 178,42°E (Nuova Zelanda)
Vulcano più vicino: Rumble V (20 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
184 km N da Cape Runaway (Opotiki District)
279 km NE da Tauranga (pop: 110,300)
285 km NNE da Kawerau (pop: 6,700)
338 km ENE da Manukau (Auckland) (pop: 362,000)
343 km ENE da Auckland (pop: 417,900)
346 km NE da Hamilton (pop: 152,600)
370 km E da Whangarei (pop: 50,900)
674 km NNE da Wellington (pop: 381,900)
Fonte dati primaria: GFZ
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1,1 x 1013 joules (3,12 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2682 tons of TNT or 0,2 atomic bombs!) [saperne di più]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 5.517 kmOff E. Coast of N. Island, N.Z.GFZ
M 5.310 km227km ENE of Tairua, New ZealandUSGS
M 5.33 km OFF E. COAST OF N. ISLAND, N.Z.EMSC
M 5.610 kmNorth Island Region, New ZealandGeoAu
M 5.310 km OFF E. COAST OF N. ISLAND, N.Z.EMSC

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Aftershocks of the 5.5 quake Off E. Coast of N. Island, N.Z., 21 September 15:02 UTC

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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Off E. Coast of N. Island, N.Z., on Sunday, 21 September 2014 at 15:02 (GMT)
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