M 7.1 Inangahua Fri, May 24 1968

The 1968 Inangahua earthquake caused widespread damage and was felt over much of the country.



Earthquake Details


When Fri May 24 1968 5:24 AM
Where 20 km west of Murchison
Shaking Extreme
Magnitude 7.1
Depth 12 km
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Felt Report Summary


Extreme 20
Severe 34
Strong 18
Moderate 65
Light 70
Weak 11
  Total 223

Earthquake Details


When Fri May 24 1968 5:24 AM
Where 20 km west of Murchison
Shaking Extreme
Magnitude 7.1
Depth 12 km
Quality best

Shaking Map


Interactive Map showing quake location and reported shaking.

Felt Report Summary


Extreme 20
Severe 34
Strong 18
Moderate 65
Light 70
Weak 11
  Total 223