M 7.2 Horoeka Mon, Mar 5 1934

The 1934 Horoeka (Pahiatua) earthquake shook the lower North Island on 5 March 1934 and was felt as far away as Auckland and Dunedin.



Earthquake Details


When Mon Mar 5 1934 11:46 PM
Where 5 km east of Pongaroa
Shaking Extreme
Magnitude 7.2
Depth 12 km
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Felt Report Summary


Extreme 27
Severe 42
Strong 34
Moderate 37
Light 36
Weak 23
  Total 211

Earthquake Details


When Mon Mar 5 1934 11:46 PM
Where 5 km east of Pongaroa
Shaking Extreme
Magnitude 7.2
Depth 12 km
Quality best

Shaking Map


Interactive Map showing quake location and reported shaking.

Felt Report Summary


Extreme 27
Severe 42
Strong 34
Moderate 37
Light 36
Weak 23
  Total 211