Earthquake: Magnitude 5.3 – Kermadec Islands region

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M5.3 Earthquake – Kermadec Islands region

Preliminary Report

Magnitude

5.3

Date-Time

5 Mar 2021 04:20:59 UTC
5 Mar 2021 17:20:59 near epicenter
4 Mar 2021 20:20:59 standard time in your timezone

Location

28.420S, 178.036W

Depth

10 km

Distances

844.5 km (523.6 mi) SSW of �Ohonua, Tonga
855.8 km (530.6 mi) SSW of Nuku�alofa, Tonga
1084.4 km (672.3 mi) NE of Whangarei, New Zealand
1149.0 km (712.4 mi) NE of North Shore, New Zealand
1152.5 km (714.5 mi) NE of Auckland, New Zealand

Event ID

us 7000dfum

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