Strong Earthquake Strikes Kermadec Trench, NE of NZ
Posted by feww on September 7, 2015
M6.4 quake strikes SSE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand
Centered at 32.932°S, 177.891°W the quake occurred at a depth of 35.4km, reported USGS/EHP.
This quake did not generate a destructive tsunami.
Aftershocks [as of posting]
- M4.9, 184km SSE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand 2015-09-07 10:30:23 UTC depth= 12.4 km
- M4.8, 188km SSE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand 2015-09-07 09:52:32 UTC depth= 39.4 km
Location: 32.932°S, 177.891°W
Depth: 35.4 km
Time: 2015-09-07 09:13:58 UTC
- 191km (119mi) SSE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand
- 725km (450mi) NE of Whakatane, New Zealand
- 735km (457mi) NNE of Gisborne, New Zealand
- 754km (469mi) NE of Tauranga, New Zealand
- 1,132km (703mi) NE of Wellington, New Zealand