M 7.4 Hawke’s Bay Tue, Feb 3 1931

The 1931 Hawke’s Bay earthquake caused the largest loss of life and most extensive damage of any quake in New Zealand’s recorded history.

Earthquake Details

When Tue Feb 3 1931 10:47 AM
Where 20 km north of Napier
Shaking Extreme
Magnitude 7.4
Depth 20 km
Quality best

Shaking Layers

Latest Run:

Felt Reports

Total Reports: 170

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