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Quake Details

Information about this earthquake and historical location data.

Public ID2014p469750
Intensity severe
Universal TimeJune 23 2014, 19:19:13
NZ Standard TimeTue, Jun 24 2014, 7:19:13 am
Depth30 km
Magnitude6.4
Location1040 km north-east of Whangarei
Latitude, Longitude-30.10, -176.79
AgencyWEL(GNS_Primary)
Typeoutside of network interest
Status reviewed
Quality best

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Quake History

Location history for this earthquake:

Interval Since EventOrigin TimeLatitudeLongitudeDepthMagnitudeStatus Quality
001 07:26:122014-06-23T19:19:13.113Z-30.10-176.79306.4reviewedbest
001 07:26:052014-06-23T19:19:14.971Z-30.68-175.98306.6reviewedbest
000 00:52:372014-06-23T19:19:14.971Z-30.68-175.98306.6reviewedbest
000 00:49:152014-06-23T19:19:14.447Z-30.82-176.0856.6reviewedbest
000 00:43:292014-06-23T19:19:14.304Z-30.79-176.1056.0reviewedbest
  • Earthquake information last modified: 2014-06-25T02:45:25.410Z (UT).
  • Page last modified: 2017-03-25T00:03:27.402Z (UT).