M 6.7 Gisborne Thu, Dec 20 2007

A magnitude 6.7 earthquake struck at 8:55 pm on Thursday 20 December. Located offshore, it caused damage to chimneys and buildings at several places along the East Coast, particularly in the Gisborne CBD.



Earthquake Details


When Thu Dec 20 2007 8:55 PM
Where 50 km south-east of Gisborne
Shaking Severe
Magnitude 6.7
Depth 33 km
Quality best
 

Felt Report Summary


Extreme 8
Severe 44
Strong 96
Moderate 169
Light 2543
Weak 297
  Total 3157

Earthquake Details


When Thu Dec 20 2007 8:55 PM
Where 50 km south-east of Gisborne
Shaking Severe
Magnitude 6.7
Depth 33 km
Quality best

Shaking Map


Interactive Map showing quake location and reported shaking.

Felt Report Summary


Extreme 8
Severe 44
Strong 96
Moderate 169
Light 2543
Weak 297
  Total 3157