[GeoNet] Mag. 3.8 earthquake, Gisborne region, New Zealand
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Mon Sep 23 02:37:27 UTC 2002
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The following earthquake has been recorded by GeoNet:
Reference number: 1927733/G
Universal Time: 2002 September 23 0221
NZ Standard Time: 2002 September 23 2:21 p.m.
Latitude, Longitude: 38.85°S 178.18°E
Location: 30 km south-east of Gisborne
Focal depth: 12 km
Richter magnitude: 3.8
May have been felt in Gisborne and Mahia
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