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Quake Details

Information about this earthquake and historical location data.

Public ID2017p373896
Intensity unnoticeable
Universal TimeMay 19 2017, 8:12:16
NZ Standard TimeFri, May 19 2017, 8:12:16 pm
Depth18 km
Magnitude1.9
Location20 km east of Ohakune
Latitude, Longitude-39.50, 175.63
AgencyWEL(GNS_Primary)
Typeearthquake
Status reviewed
Quality best

Quake Map

Interactive map showing quake location.

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Quake History

Location history for this earthquake:

Interval Since EventOrigin TimeLatitudeLongitudeDepthMagnitudeStatus Quality
000 13:33:482017-05-19T08:12:16.135Z-39.50175.63181.9reviewedbest
000 13:33:472017-05-19T08:12:16.532Z-39.49175.62261.8automaticcaution
000 00:00:552017-05-19T08:12:16.532Z-39.49175.62261.8automaticcaution
000 00:00:532017-05-19T08:12:16.532Z-39.49175.62261.7automaticcaution
000 00:00:482017-05-19T08:12:16.532Z-39.49175.62261.6automaticcaution
000 00:00:472017-05-19T08:12:16.532Z-39.49175.62261.5automaticcaution
000 00:00:452017-05-19T08:12:16.532Z-39.49175.62261.3automaticcaution
  • Earthquake information last modified: 2017-05-19T21:46:04.333Z (UT).
  • Page last modified: 2017-05-28T10:22:53.017Z (UT).