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Quake Details

Information about this earthquake and historical location data.

Public ID2013p128381
Intensity moderate
Universal TimeFebruary 17 2013, 12:01:29
NZ Daylight TimeMon, Feb 18 2013, 1:01:29 am
Depth23 km
Magnitude4.7
Location20 km south-west of Seddon
Latitude, Longitude-41.77, 173.88
AgencyWEL(GNS_Primary)
Typeearthquake
Status reviewed
Quality best

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Quake History

Location history for this earthquake:

Interval Since EventOrigin TimeLatitudeLongitudeDepthMagnitudeStatus Quality
020 11:06:502013-02-17T12:01:29.473Z-41.77173.88234.7reviewedbest
  • Earthquake information last modified: 2015-03-09T23:08:20.461Z (UT).
  • Page last modified: 2016-12-11T00:19:31.203Z (UT).