Earthquake with magnitude of Mwp 6.1 on date 20-03-2022 and time 18:10:51 (UTC) in region New Zealand [Sea]

A magnitude Mwp 6.1 earthquake occured in region: New Zealand [Sea], on

  • 20-03-2022 18:10:51 (UTC)
  • 20-03-2022 19:10:51 (UTC +01:00) Italian time
  • 21-03-2022 07:10:51 (UTC +13:00) local time in the region of the earthquake (Pacific/Tongatapu)

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) -28.3780, -177.2830 at 122 km depth.

The earthquake was located by: Sala Sismica INGV-Roma.

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The values of hypocentral coordinates and magnitude may be revised at a later time as more information becomes available.

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Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

No Italian municipalities within 100 km from the epicenter with at least 50000 inhabitants.

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Locations history
Type Magnitude Date and Time (UTC) Latitude Longitude Depth (km) Published time (UTC) Author Location ID
Reviewed
Rev100
mb 5.4
Mwp 6.1

Mwpd 6.2
2022-03-20
18:10:51
-28.3781 -177.283 122 2022-03-20
18:29:21
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 102193931
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2022-03-20 18:10:51
Latitude -28.3781
Longitude -177.2830
Depth (km) 122 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin automatic
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 100 -> SURVEY-INGV-A
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 102193931

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 11718
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 7938
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 108
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 9540.6
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 67.0307
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 48
Number of defining phases 48
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 1.42369
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 11.46239
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 80.25866
Number of stations at which the event was observed 43
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 43
Magnitudes information

Mwpd:6.2

Field Value
Value 6.2
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations 16
Type of magnitude Mwpd
Reference to an origin 102193931
Agency INGV
Autore early-est_ee1.1.9
Time of creation (UTC) 2022-03-20 18:29:21

Mwp:6.1

Field Value
Value 6.1
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations 19
Type of magnitude Mwp
Reference to an origin 102193931
Agency INGV
Autore early-est_ee1.1.9
Time of creation (UTC) 2022-03-20 18:29:21

mb:5.4

Field Value
Value 5.4
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations 32
Type of magnitude mb
Reference to an origin 102193931
Agency INGV
Autore early-est_ee1.1.9
Time of creation (UTC) 2022-03-20 18:29:21
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IU.ADK.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:22:48.35 10.0 negative automatic P 0 80.2587 1.21218 0.172859
G.COYC.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:22:48.25 10.0 positive automatic PcP 137 79.7475 -3.46778 0
GE.SNAA.BHZ. 2022-03-20T18:22:45.71 10.0 positive automatic P 178 79.8721 0.533187 0.176462
GE.MNAI.BHZ. 2022-03-20T18:22:42.17 10.0 negative automatic P 271 78.9223 2.26074 0.185474
GE.PMBI.BHZ. 2022-03-20T18:22:34.72 10.0 positive automatic P 273 78.0794 -0.54054 0
G.INU.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:22:30.71 10.0 positive automatic P 323 76.9161 1.90311 0.200475
IU.MAJO.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:22:31.87 10.0 positive automatic P 325 77.2271 1.2726 0.197417
JP.JMZ.BHZ. 2022-03-20T18:22:20.15 10.0 positive automatic PcP 313 73.3724 -3.96258 0
GE.JAGI.BHZ. 2022-03-20T18:21:30.02 10.0 negative automatic P 273 67.1646 -0.699879 0.294587
II.KAPI.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:21:09.80 10.0 positive automatic P 279 63.8981 0.0565816 0.337787
GE.LUWI.BHZ. 2022-03-20T18:21:05.72 10.0 positive automatic P 284 63.3038 -0.0665249 0.326946
AU.GIRL.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:20:52.60 10.0 positive automatic P 258 61.2587 0.418213 0.398729
GE.TNTI.BHZ. 2022-03-20T18:20:45.87 10.0 positive automatic P 289 60.4072 -0.539894 0.334349
GE.MMRI.BHZ. 2022-03-20T18:20:43.02 10.0 positive automatic P 277 59.9987 -0.625144 0.368012
GE.SANI.BHZ. 2022-03-20T18:20:43.17 10.0 positive automatic P 285 60.0390 -0.731527 0.345447
GE.SOEI.BHZ. 2022-03-20T18:20:29.02 10.0 positive automatic P 277 57.7045 1.07164 0.425078
AU.MORW.BHZ. 2022-03-20T18:20:25.75 10.0 negative automatic P 252 57.6273 -1.53334 0.45736
IU.MBWA.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:20:21.75 10.0 positive automatic P 262 57.0240 -1.28057 0.45015
GE.FAKI.BHZ. 2022-03-20T18:20:02.87 10.0 positive automatic P 288 54.3004 -0.698399 0.464274
AU.FITZ.BHZ. 2022-03-20T18:19:53.28 10.0 positive automatic P 268 52.9702 -0.594817 0.453761
IU.SBA.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:19:33.25 10.0 negative automatic P 184 50.0048 1.4529 0.567314
AU.MTN.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:19:33.15 10.0 positive automatic P 277 50.3049 -0.921886 0.513389
GT.VNDA.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:19:32.28 10.0 positive automatic P 186 50.0750 -0.0597775 0.53433
AU.KDU.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:19:24.68 10.0 positive automatic P 278 49.2057 -1.0618 0.513567
AU.WRKA.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:19:17.65 10.0 positive automatic P 261 48.3189 -1.41316 0.610531
AU.FORT.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:19:07.43 10.0 positive automatic P 253 47.1168 -2.28674 0.631921
II.WRAB.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:18:49.82 10.0 negative automatic P 270 44.6284 -0.401124 0.677372
AU.RABL.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:17:53.28 10.0 positive automatic P 304 37.7769 -0.934307 0.365246
AU.HTT.BHZ. 2022-03-20T18:17:51.40 10.0 positive automatic P 251 37.6388 -1.72468 0.794108
IU.CTAO.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:17:24.30 10.0 positive automatic P 276 34.1249 1.19186 0.875925
AU.QLP.BHZ. 2022-03-20T18:17:22.70 10.0 positive automatic P 264 34.0413 0.339089 0.867233
AU.TOO.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:17:06.48 10.0 positive automatic P 244 32.3187 -0.980498 0.882378
II.TAU.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:17:02.62 10.0 positive automatic P 233 31.9064 -1.14699 0.870689
AU.MILA.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:16:41.58 10.0 positive automatic P 244 29.3653 0.0652076 0
G.CAN.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:16:41.10 10.0 positive automatic P 248 29.3195 0.00810562 0.930233
AU.EIDS.BHZ. 2022-03-20T18:16:32.95 10.0 positive automatic P 269 28.2970 1.00119 0.987654
AU.ARMA.BHZ. 2022-03-20T18:16:22.95 10.0 positive automatic P 258 27.0753 1.72081 0.91954
AU.LHI.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:15:20.85 10.0 positive automatic P 255 20.6937 0.497577 0.963855
G.SANVU.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:15:07.85 10.0 positive automatic P 309 19.3089 2.43033 0.43956
IU.RAR.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:14:44.97 10.0 positive automatic P 70 17.4100 0.30099 0.963855
G.DZM.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:14:29.38 10.0 positive automatic P 290 15.9946 1.27589 0.934579
IU.AFI.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:14:17.60 10.0 negative automatic P 21 15.3457 -2.43326 0.963855
II.MSVF.BHZ.00 2022-03-20T18:13:31.47 10.0 negative automatic P 337 11.4624 1.48518 0.888889
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