M 7.0 Arthur's Pass Sat, Mar 9 1929

This earthquake toppled chimneys and furniture in the Arthur's Pass area.



Earthquake Details


When Sat Mar 9 1929 10:50 PM
Where 20 km north-east of Arthur's Pass
Shaking Extreme
Magnitude 7.0
Depth 12 km
Quality best
 

Felt Report Summary


Extreme 3
Severe 0
Strong 10
Moderate 23
Light 14
Weak 17
  Total 71

Earthquake Details


When Sat Mar 9 1929 10:50 PM
Where 20 km north-east of Arthur's Pass
Shaking Extreme
Magnitude 7.0
Depth 12 km
Quality best

Shaking Map


Interactive Map showing quake location and reported shaking.

Felt Report Summary


Extreme 3
Severe 0
Strong 10
Moderate 23
Light 14
Weak 17
  Total 71