M 6.5 Edgecumbe Mon, Mar 2 1987

The shallow origin of this earthquake made it very destructive.



Earthquake Details


When Mon Mar 2 1987 1:42 PM
Where 15 km north-west of Whakatane
Shaking Extreme
Magnitude 6.5
Depth 10 km
Quality best
 

Felt Report Summary


Extreme 7
Severe 9
Strong 15
Moderate 40
Light 53
Weak 26
  Total 163

Earthquake Details


When Mon Mar 2 1987 1:42 PM
Where 15 km north-west of Whakatane
Shaking Extreme
Magnitude 6.5
Depth 10 km
Quality best

Shaking Map


Interactive Map showing quake location and reported shaking.

Felt Report Summary


Extreme 7
Severe 9
Strong 15
Moderate 40
Light 53
Weak 26
  Total 163