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Quake Details

Information about this earthquake and historical location data.

Public ID2013p171520
Intensity weak
Universal TimeMarch 5 2013, 11:06:18
NZ Daylight TimeWed, Mar 6 2013, 12:06:18 am
Depth15 km
Magnitude2.3
Location10 km east of Porangahau
Latitude, Longitude-40.31, 176.72
AgencyWEL(GNS_Primary)
Typeearthquake
Status reviewed
Quality best

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Quake History

Location history for this earthquake:

Interval Since EventOrigin TimeLatitudeLongitudeDepthMagnitudeStatus Quality
361 06:42:502013-03-05T11:06:18.446Z-40.31176.72152.3reviewedbest
  • Earthquake information last modified: 2015-03-01T17:49:09.299Z (UT).
  • Page last modified: 2016-09-26T03:35:39.068Z (UT).