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Quake Details

Information about this earthquake and historical location data.

Public ID2012p820406
Universal TimeOctober 30 2012 at 13:12:30
NZ Daylight TimeWednesday, October 31 2012 at 2:12:30 am
Latitude, Longitude-37.76, 177.49
Intensity ?moderate
Focal Depth32 km
Magnitude4.9
Location15 km west of Te Kaha
AgencyWEL(GNS_Primary)
Status ?reviewed
Quality ?best

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Quake History

Location history for this earthquake:

Interval Since EventOrigin TimeLatitudeLongitudeDepthMagnitudeStatus ?Quality ?
000 00:15:402012-10-30T13:12:30.606Z-37.76177.49324.9reviewedbest
000 00:06:102012-10-30T13:12:30.347Z-37.78177.48514.9automaticgood
000 00:04:042012-10-30T13:12:30.346Z-37.78177.48514.9automaticgood
000 00:03:112012-10-30T13:12:30.499Z-37.78177.47494.9automaticgood
000 00:02:442012-10-30T13:12:30.403Z-37.78177.47515.1automaticgood
000 00:02:442012-10-30T13:12:30.499Z-37.78177.47495.1automaticgood
000 00:01:382012-10-30T13:12:30.499Z-37.78177.47495.0automaticgood
000 00:01:122012-10-30T13:12:30.403Z-37.78177.47515.0automaticgood
000 00:01:042012-10-30T13:12:30.403Z-37.78177.47514.9automaticgood
000 00:00:592012-10-30T13:12:30.926Z-37.78177.49424.9automaticcaution
000 00:00:562012-10-30T13:12:30.926Z-37.78177.49424.7automaticcaution
  • Earthquake information last modified: 2012-10-30T13:28:11.584Z (UT).
  • Page last modified: 2014-08-01T11:48:34.357Z (UT).