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Quake Details

Information about this earthquake and historical location data.

Public ID2017p200962
Intensity weak
Universal TimeMarch 16 2017, 8:33:03
NZ Daylight TimeThu, Mar 16 2017, 9:33:03 pm
Depth25 km
Magnitude2.7
Location30 km north of Mount Cook
Latitude, Longitude-43.44, 170.18
AgencyWEL(GNS_Primary)
Typenot existing
Status deleted
Quality deleted

Quake History

Location history for this earthquake:

Interval Since EventOrigin TimeLatitudeLongitudeDepthMagnitudeStatus Quality
000 00:15:412017-03-16T08:33:03.881Z-43.44170.18252.7deleteddeleted
000 00:02:292017-03-16T08:33:03.881Z-43.44170.18252.7automaticcaution
000 00:02:232017-03-16T08:33:03.881Z-43.44170.18252.6automaticcaution
000 00:02:192017-03-16T08:33:03.881Z-43.44170.18252.5automaticcaution
000 00:02:002017-03-16T08:33:03.881Z-43.44170.18252.4automaticcaution
000 00:01:592017-03-16T08:33:03.881Z-43.44170.18252.2automaticcaution
000 00:01:582017-03-16T08:33:03.881Z-43.44170.18252.1automaticcaution
000 00:01:562017-03-16T08:33:03.881Z-43.44170.18251.6automaticcaution
  • Earthquake information last modified: 2017-03-16T08:48:45.879Z (UT).
  • Page last modified: 2017-03-25T00:01:20.735Z (UT).