M 6.9 Wairarapa I Wed, Jun 24 1942

This earthquake severely rocked the lower North Island on June 24 1942, causing extensive damage to local buildings.



Earthquake Details


When Wed Jun 24 1942 11:16 PM
Where Within 5 km of Masterton
Shaking Extreme
Magnitude 6.9
Depth 12 km
Quality best
 

Felt Report Summary


Extreme 26
Severe 24
Strong 22
Moderate 24
Light 29
Weak 11
  Total 147

Earthquake Details


When Wed Jun 24 1942 11:16 PM
Where Within 5 km of Masterton
Shaking Extreme
Magnitude 6.9
Depth 12 km
Quality best

Shaking Map


Interactive Map showing quake location and reported shaking.

Felt Report Summary


Extreme 26
Severe 24
Strong 22
Moderate 24
Light 29
Weak 11
  Total 147