Magnitude 2.9, Tue Dec 17 2019 6:56 AM



Location history for this earthquake. The automatic earthquake location system makes many locations for each quake. Not all quakes have a location history.

Magnitude History


0.01.02.03.0Magnitude01Time since earthquake (minutes)Magnitude Historyb

The magnitude history for this event. The most recent value is shown as a larger circle and also labeled: c: caution, g: good b: best (reviewed by a duty person).

Depth History


0102030Depth (km)01Time since earthquake (minutes)Depth Historyb

The depth history for this event. The most recent value is shown as a larger circle and also labeled; c: caution, g: good b: best (reviewed by a duty person).

Origin History Map

Map of New Zealand.

Location History


Modification Time Quality Magnitude Depth Latitude Longitude
2019-12-16T17:58:41Z best 2.9 25.0 -38.68 177.88
2019-12-16T17:57:53Z preliminary 2.8 23.5 -38.69 177.87
2019-12-16T17:57:52Z preliminary 2.7 23.5 -38.69 177.87
2019-12-16T17:57:50Z preliminary 2.7 23.5 -38.69 177.87
2019-12-16T17:57:47Z preliminary 2.7 23.5 -38.69 177.87
2019-12-16T17:57:41Z preliminary 2.6 23.5 -38.69 177.87
2019-12-16T17:57:39Z preliminary 2.6 23.5 -38.69 177.87
2019-12-16T17:57:36Z preliminary 2.6 23.5 -38.69 177.87
2019-12-16T17:57:33Z preliminary 2.5 23.5 -38.69 177.87