7.6-magnitude earthquake hits off New Zealands Kermadec Islands; tsunami warning issued s1180193 Shunsuke Baba
Earthquake of 7.6 magnitudesThis earthquake is an earthquake thatoccurred off the coast of New Zealand onJuly 7. It was forecast that the tsunami wasgenerated in this earthquake. And, it isannounced that the tsunami of one meterwas generated after all.
EpicenterThe earthquake concentrated on the locationeast away from some 920 Tonga toKermadec islands that were the souths at theRaul island and 161km. The epicenter was inthe depth of 20km. After all, there is littledamage though such an earthquakeoccurred.
Pacific Tsunami Warning CenterPacific Tsunami Warning Center in the UnitedStates is announcing the tsunami warning innon-expansion region for Pacific powersof islands, New Zealand, and Tonga.
National Crisis ManagementCenterIt is said that national Crisis ManagementCenter operates, and the civil defense gets toNew Zealand by the first arriving wave at8.52:00AM of Thursday.
TsunamiThere is a possibility that this tsunami isdestroyed according to the coastline in aregion near the hypocenter of theearthquake. The center that should takeappropriate measures according to thispossibility is describing authorities in thisregion in the statement.
Raul residentKermadec islands due to the violent earthquakedo not have the living population. A NewZealand part of the maintenance team that onlyand is small lives in the Raul island.
ConclusionIt is good that there was especially no influencethough such an earthquake occurred. However, Ido not think that it is a severe earthquake somuch when comparing it with the earthquake ofJapan.