An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 occurred near the islands of Kermadec

An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 occurred near the islands of Kermadec northeast of the coast of New Zealand. The epicenter was located in the ocean at a depth of 10 km.

The islands of Kermadec are an archipelago in the southwestern Pacific, stretching in a ridge to the north-east of the coast of New Zealand.

Ngunguru, New Zealand
832.6 km (517.4 mi) NEPopulation: 1,358
Whangarei, New Zealand
853.1 km (530.1 mi) NEPopulation: 50,900
Whakatane, New Zealand
890.0 km (553.0 mi) NNEPopulation: 18,602
Tauranga, New Zealand
900.9 km (559.8 mi) NNEPopulation: 110,338
North Shore, New Zealand
903.5 km (561.4 mi) NEPopulation: 207.865