[GeoNet] Mag. 4.4 earthquake, Hikurangi Trough region, New Zealand

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Sat Apr 24 11:16:28 UTC 2004


                    GEOLOGICAL & NUCLEAR SCIENCES
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        The following earthquake has been recorded by GNS:

        Reference number:     2218779/G
        Universal Time:       23 April 2004  22:51
        NZ Standard Time:     Saturday, 24 April 2004  10:51 a.m.
        Latitude, Longitude:  40.46°S, 177.14°E
        Location:             50 km east of Porangahau
        Focal depth:          25 km
        Richter magnitude:    4.4
 
Possibly felt in the Porangahau and Waipukurau regions.


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