M 7.2 Cape Farewell Mon, Oct 19 1868

This earthquake caused damage to houses and roads around the Farewell Spit area.


Earthquake Details


When Mon Oct 19 1868 12:14 AM
Where 55 km north-east of Collingwood
Shaking Severe
Magnitude 7.2
Depth 12 km
Quality best
Address where you were when you felt shaking

Felt Report Summary


Extreme 7
Severe 7
Strong 5
Moderate 13
Light 4
Weak 11
  Total 47

Shaking Map


Interactive Map showing quake location and reported shaking.

Felt Report Summary


Extreme 7
Severe 7
Strong 5
Moderate 13
Light 4
Weak 11
  Total 47