[GeoNet] Mag. 5.2 earthquake, Bay of Plenty region, New Zealand

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Sat Apr 17 12:30:02 UTC 2004


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        The following earthquake has been recorded by GNS:

        Reference number:     2215591/G
        Universal Time:       17 April 2004  00:18
        NZ Standard Time:     Saturday, 17 April 2004  12:18 p.m.
        Latitude, Longitude:  37.97°S, 176.67°E
        Location:             10 km north of Kawerau
        Focal depth:          140 km
        Richter magnitude:    5.2
 
May have been felt on the east coast of the North Island.


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