[GeoNet] Mag. 4.3 earthquake, Wanganui Basin region, New Zealand

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Fri Aug 19 21:41:09 UTC 2005


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        The following earthquake has been recorded by GNS:

        Reference number:     2448470/G
        Universal Time:       19 August 2005 at 09:26
        NZ Standard Time:     Friday, 19 August 2005 at 9:26 pm
        Latitude, Longitude:  40.41°S, 174.65°E
        Location:             50 km west of Foxton
        Focal depth:          70 km
        Richter magnitude:    4.3
 
Felt from Wellington to Wanganui.


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