[GeoNet] Mag. 6.6 earthquake, Kermadec Trench region, New Zealand
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Wed Oct 23 19:40:19 UTC 2002
INSTITUTE OF GEOLOGICAL & NUCLEAR SCIENCES LTD.
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The following earthquake has been recorded by the Institute:
Reference number: 1986194/G
Universal Time: 2002 October 23 1915
NZ Daylight Time: 2002 October 24 8:15 a.m.
Latitude, Longitude: 31.68°S 177.74°W
Location: 800 km north-east of White Island
Focal depth: 470 km
Richter magnitude: 6.6
May have been felt along the east coast of the North Island.
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