M 7.2 Fiordland Fri, Aug 22 2003

This severe earthquake generated over 200 landslides and several small-scale tsunami on the South Island's west coast.


Earthquake Details


When Fri Aug 22 2003 12:12 AM
Where 70 km west of Te Anau
Shaking Extreme
Magnitude 7.1
Depth 24 km
Quality best
Address where you were when you felt shaking

Felt Report Summary


Extreme 1
Severe 5
Strong 63
Moderate 102
Light 232
Weak 0
  Total 403

Shaking Map


Interactive Map showing quake location and reported shaking.

Felt Report Summary


Extreme 1
Severe 5
Strong 63
Moderate 102
Light 232
Weak 0
  Total 403