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Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.9 - 714 km NE of Whakatane, New Zealand domenica, 13 settembre 2020

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.9 - 714 km NE of Whakatane, New Zealand domenica, 13 settembre 2020
13 Sep 11:50 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GEONET (NZ) dopo 3 minuti.
13 Sep 11:54: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 6.1 a 5.9. Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 30 km (18.8 mi) al O.
Data & ora: Sunday, 13 September 2020 11:47 UTC
Magnitudine: 5.9
Profondità: 33.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 33.07081°S / 177.89493°W (New Zealand)
Vulcano più vicino: Volcano W (201 km / 125 mi)
Fonte dati primaria: GEONET (NZ)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 4.5 x 1013 joules (12.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 10676 tons of TNT or 0.7 atomic bombs!) [saperne di più]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Data / oraMag. / ProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
Sun, 13 Sep 11:47 UTCM 5.9 / 33 km714 km NE of Whakatane, New ZealandGEONET (NZ)
Sun, 13 Sep 11:47 UTCM 5.3 / 27.2 kmSouth of Kermadec Islands (New Zealand)GeoAu
Sun, 13 Sep 11:47 UTCM 5.1 / 10 kmSouth of the Kermadec Islands (New Zealand)USGS
Sun, 13 Sep 11:47 UTCM 5.1 / 10 kmSouth Of Kermadec Islands (New Zealand)EMSC
Sun, 13 Sep 11:47 UTCM 5.1 / 10 kmSouth of Kermadec Islands (New Zealand)GFZ

User reports for this quake (5)

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Auckland (764.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
9775.7 km NE of epicenter [Map] / not felt
772.7 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Dover de / not felt : N/A
Auckland. / not felt

Aftershocks of the 5.9 quake: 714 km NE of Whakatane, New Zealand, 13 Sep 2020 11:47

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (4 quakes):
  • 14 Oct 2020 13:07 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 16 Sep 2020 15:08 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    100 km (62.1 mi) depth
    49 km (31 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 16 Sep 2020 00:26 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    100 km (62.1 mi) depth
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details
  • 13 Sep 2020 21:44 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    22 km (14 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake - 714 km NE of Whakatane, New Zealand on Sunday, 13 September 2020

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