Magnitude 6.1 - SOUTH OF THE KERMADEC ISLANDS

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2011 October 07 08:58:29 UTC

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Earthquake Details

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Magnitude6.1
Date-Time
Location32.389°S, 178.902°W
Depth40 km (24.9 miles)
RegionSOUTH OF THE KERMADEC ISLANDS
Distances106 km (65 miles) S of L'Esperance Rock, Kermadec Islands
359 km (223 miles) SSW of Raoul Island, Kermadec Islands
762 km (473 miles) NE of Auckland, New Zealand
1136 km (705 miles) NNE of WELLINGTON, New Zealand
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 15.2 km (9.4 miles); depth +/- 6.2 km (3.9 miles)
ParametersNST=398, Nph=432, Dmin=360.7 km, Rmss=1.12 sec, Gp= 29°,
M-type="moment" magnitude from initial P wave (tsuboi method) (Mi/Mwp), Version=B
Source
  • Magnitude: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
    Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDusc00065x2
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