[GeoNet] Earthquake report
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Wed Jun 13 21:38:15 UTC 2001
INSTITUTE OF GEOLOGICAL & NUCLEAR SCIENCES LTD.
The following earthquake has been recorded by the Institute
Reference number: 1745807/G
Universal Time: 2001 June 13 1820
NZ Standard Time: 2001 June 14 6.20 a.m.
Latitude, Longitude: 41.78°S 172.19°E
Location: 10 km west of Murchison
Focal depth: 12 km
Richter magnitude: 3.7
Probably felt in the Buller area
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