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Quake Details

Information about this earthquake and historical location data.

Public ID2013p543824
Intensity severe
Universal TimeJuly 21 2013, 5:09:30
NZ Standard TimeSun, Jul 21 2013, 5:09:30 pm
Depth16 km
Location20 km east of Seddon
Latitude, Longitude-41.60, 174.32
Status reviewed
Quality best

Quake Map

Interactive map showing quake location.


Quake History

Location history for this earthquake:

Interval Since EventOrigin TimeLatitudeLongitudeDepthMagnitudeStatus Quality
288 14:36:242013-07-21T05:09:30.528Z-41.60174.32166.5reviewedbest
  • Earthquake information last modified: 2015-05-05T19:45:54.712Z (UT).
  • Page last modified: 2017-03-29T03:17:53.103Z (UT).