Strong Earthquake South Of Kermadec Islands 14-Oct-14 (E142870412)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.1 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-10-14T04:12:30.950Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 34.917°S, 179.970°E
  • Seismic Region: 12 – Kermadec – Tonga – Samoa Basin Area
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1791 – South Of Kermadec Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 31.5 km
  • Distances:
    1. 400km (248mi) SSW of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand
    2. 430km (267mi) NE of Whakatane, New Zealand
    3. 450km (279mi) NNE of Gisborne, New Zealand
    4. 459km (285mi) NE of Tauranga, New Zealand
    5. 840km (521mi) NE of Wellington, New Zealand
  • Tsunamigenic: No
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usb000slwz

Mag 6+ events in region in the last 20 years ~500 miles radius of the event (Max 100) from IRIS
(The current event may not appear for a few minutes or so after the time.)
The above events in the IRIS Earthquake Browser 3D viewer


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