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Quake Details

Information about this earthquake and historical location data.

Public ID2013p027492
Intensity weak
Universal TimeJanuary 11 2013, 4:08:02
NZ Daylight TimeFri, Jan 11 2013, 5:08:02 pm
Depth24 km
Location20 km south-west of Tolaga Bay
Latitude, Longitude-38.51, 178.18
Status reviewed
Quality best

Quake Map

Interactive map showing quake location.


Quake History

Location history for this earthquake:

Interval Since EventOrigin TimeLatitudeLongitudeDepthMagnitudeStatus Quality
361 16:50:332013-01-11T04:08:02.788Z-38.51178.18242.9reviewedbest
  • Earthquake information last modified: 2015-01-07T20:58:36.203Z (UT).
  • Page last modified: 2017-04-29T05:30:49.561Z (UT).